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Aero Engine - Rolls-Royce Eagle VIII, 1920 Object Reg. No: ST 021402

Summary:
The Museum's engine is an Eagle VIII purchased from Mr D.M. Wallace of Caulfield, Victoria in 1936. The history of this engine is not known however it is likely to be a spare engine purchased from RAAF stocks after the Fairey IIID was withdrawn from service.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 1220 mm (Height), 1080 mm (Width), 1930 mm (Length)
Weight: 423 kg (Weight)

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Tagged with: aero engines, internal combustion engines
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Transport Collection, Rolls-Royce Merlin Aero Engine, Rolls-Royce Eagle VIII Aero Engine
Primary Classification: AIR TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Aero Engines
Tertiary Classification: reciprocating propeller engines
Manufacturer: Rolls Royce Ltd, England, Great Britain, circa 1920

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