Heritage Videos

During their travels members have filmed Allen machinery in operation. These videos often include equipment from companies within the Allen grouping of companies. Many people not connected with the Association have also filmed Allen machinery.

A selection of these videos are offered below for you to view and enjoy.

A WHAEA YouTube Channel is now available which enables all WHA Heritage videos to be seen, including many archive films of the Queens Engineering Works. To access the YouTube Channel please click on image of the Channel below or click here.

To view the WHAEA Channel on a smart TV that supports YouTube, just search for “WH Allen Engineering” and then select the Channel which has the WHA Logo. Remember to hit the “Subscribe” button on YouTube, which will ensure you are notified of video updates and allow you to quickly find the channel next time.

For convenience a selection of these videos are displayed through the use of ‘YouTube’ below.

Ken Buckles production of the WH Allen Open Day in June 1993:


The supply of crude oil burning engines by W H Allen for power generation and pumping in the Oil India Limited Pipeline in Assam, India:


Video of Allen S37 at Welches Dam Pumping Station:


Last run of the Crossley diesel pumping set at St Germans Pumping Station near Kings Lynn – filmed by John Kitchenman:


David Allen performing the Inaugural Start-Up of the Allen S60 Diesel at Prickwillow, nr Ely. – filmed by David Combes:


W H Allen Diesel Engines Steam Turbines and Pumps:


Allen 5000 Medium Speed Diesel Crude Oil and Heavy Fuel Oil Burning Engines:


Allen Medium Speed Diesel Crude Oil and Heavy Fuel Oil Burning Engines:


Allen 5000 Launch: