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Mirrlees U type669 viewsMidsummer Mingle 2008
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The crowd gathers to watch the Mirrlees running633 viewsMidsummer Mingle 2008
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Examining the photos and letters in the Mirrlees memorabilia folders619 viewsMidsummer Mingle 2008
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Mirrlees engine needs to be moved to allow access to the Campbell479 views
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Mirrlees collection385 viewsthe Memorial building now has several interesting "groupings" to examine
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Mirrlees Models being admired401 viewsthe Memorial building now has several interesting "groupings" to examine
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Mirrlees No1 lies on its side for transportation417 views
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Pistons from Mirrlees engines550 viewsthe Memorial building now has several interesting "groupings" to examine
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unusual view of Mirrlees No1664 viewsoldest diesel engine in the UK and in fact the 3rd ever built in the world
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Outside watching the Mirrlees running2074 viewsSouth Manchester MG Owners Club members watching the engines being run at the end of the Cheshire Romp, 13 July 2008
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On left replica of 1st diesel engine ever built, on right the 3rd ever built in the world789 viewsReplica of Diesel's engine that was built in 1897 and is considered to be the first diesel engine. It had been preceded by two experimental motors in 1882/93 and 1894. However, they did not work satisfactorily.

Replica built for MAN Truck & Bus to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Diesel's birth, 2008.
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Mirrlees engine UL8 type496 viewsS/No 85780 built with a Ricardo Comet combustion chamber Mark ULB, Power 370 BHP, Speed 600 RPM. Originally supplied to Corby and District Water Co. Northants circa 1942. Thought to have been built in 1939.
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