The Barrus Shire Canal Collection of engines is continually being updated with innovative features and benefits to maintain its position as a leader in this market. These high quality, reliable engines are smooth and quiet in operation and offer the most comprehensive engine packages available.


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The parts store has everything you need to keep your Shire engine in tip-top condition.

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Latest News

Shire goes electric
PUBLISHED ON: 17/08/2020

Following years of research, development and testing, Barrus is pleased to launch a range of Shire electric outboard motors to its Marine line-up. Read more...

Barrus partners The Rose
PUBLISHED ON: 11/05/2018

Up until November last year, the very first Shire engine to be supplied by Barrus was still powering the Rose of Hungerford, a purpose-built, 55’ wide-beamed pleasure boat belonging to the Kennet & Avon Canal Trust (KACT) – a full 20 years after its installation! Read more...

Shire extends engine range.
PUBLISHED ON: 15/08/2014

Shire extends engine range with the new Shire 15RB and Shire 20. Read more...

Shire Range of Canal Boat Engines will be at Southampton Boat Show.
PUBLISHED ON: 15/08/2014

Barrus will be showcasing its new range of Shire workboat engines. Read more...

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E.P. Barrus Ltd, 
Glen Way,
Launton Road
Bicester, Oxfordshire
OX26 4UR        

Tel: 01869 363636


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