Lister pump dating
The body of the machine is constructed mainly from cast iron components and the plunger cups from neoprene or leather.A full range of spare parts can be supplied for the Domestic Water Pump.From that time onwards the diesels began to capture the volume markets and the last petrol engines were produced in the 1960s.Other parts of the business that thrived in the early 1900s include the shearing equipment and woodware sections which added a different dimension to the company portfolio.I've probably gone and spoilt all your fun Best wishes, jayvee Hi all, So what happened after 1952??Lister changed their numbering system (again) by introducing a very simple method with which to date any post 1952 A or B engine.By the 1890s it was manufacturing the Dursley Pedersen Cycle and dairy equipment, especially cream separators which it shipped in volume.
They could be bought with inscriptions carved into the wood or on brass, bronze or stainless steel plaques.
Originally designed by R A Lister of Dursley, the Domestic Pump is a long established “positive displacement” water pumping machine.
It was originally designed many years ago specifically to provide fresh water from wells or nearby streams for domestic use.
Apart from use within the home they often formed part of the furnishings on large luxurious ocean liners.
This example has the words "Saracens Head" carved in the upper panel and probably came from an inn or hotel.