H3 Pump with overhead mounted motor, O/No. 63362, c.1964

Order 63362 for Yorkshire Imperial Metals (YIM), Kirkby, Liverpool, c.1964

D7338/14/5/14/6134
Gloucestershire Archives
D7338/14/5/14/6135
Gloucestershire Archives
D7338/14/5/14/6136
Gloucestershire Archives

This pump was one of a number of pumps built to supply the Air/Water Accumulator station used to power the F & P 3500 ton Copper Extrusion Press.

The first overhead-mounted-motor version of this pump was introduced in 1963 for English Steel Co. as a result of a need to minimise the space required for installation.

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