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Owned by A. Davenport
1923 Marshall S Type 5 NP Road Roller
Engine No. 77201.
 Reg No. EC 5167.
Weighing 8-tons

 

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Owned by A. Baker of  Brierley Hill
1929 Fowler Road Roller 'Survivor '    
Engine No. 17480.
 Reg No. BS 9196.
Weighing 10-tons

 

   
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Owned by Len Crane of Wolverhampton.
1929 Fowler B6' Super Lion Crane  'Wolverhampton Wanderer'
Engine No. 17212 .
Reg No. RF 6092.
Weighing 23-tons.
This engine was new to John Thompson's of Ettinghall in Wolverhampton and was used to deliver and install their Lancashire-type boilers all over the country up until 1948, before switching to general crane duties around the stockyard. It has a 10-ton front-mounted crane and still has her original copper firebox.
The engine is widely travelled across Britain and Europe
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Owned by Len & Jane Crane of Wolverhampton.
1903 Burrell Showman's Engine 'Endurance'
Engine No. 2547
Reg No BL 8368
8 NHP
The engine worked for William Stokes of Basingstoke firstly as a haulage engine then in 1933 it was converted  to showman's specification in 1952 it was
scrapped, in 1955 it was purchased by a Mr hunt-Paz.. Len & Jane Crane purchased the engine in 1990 and as been restored over the last 9 years
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