Dating lister stationary engines
Strange, I have been told that it was a later model, how did you come to this conclusion? Dan Hi Henry, I thought this question might come up.
Henry Well the dome top crankcase breather is the first give away.
The Lister D is a 1 1/2 hp stationary engine built between 1926-1964 by R A Lister and Company of Dursley.
It is popular with newcomers to the stationary engine hobby with un-restored examples available for as little as £50, plenty of spares and various re-manufactured parts and decals.
With one cylinder and producing 9 horsepower (6.7 k W), it became known as the Lister 9-1.