Lister DK and Generator of Chris Sant at Scorton NY 09 - IMG 2780

Lister DK and Generator unit

Lister Model DK and 1 kW Generator is a restored 1.5 hp Lister DK type stationary engine and a generating set of 1 kW capacity at 240 volt A.C. Owned and exhibited by Chris Sant of Harrogate, Yorkshire.


For company history, see Lister.
  • Built in 1950
  • Has a Welded sub frame rather than the Cast base of earlier models
  • Petrol / Paraffin model
  • Sold in 1950 to a Farmer in Maryport Cumbria.
  • Restored to working order by Chris Sant of Harrogate Yorkshire with the original control panel retained.


This engine has been exhibited at events including;

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Preservation related

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  • Info board exhibited with engine and show guide

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