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Hi Bob,
Registered Mar 1928, frame 1538 M. The engine is an FY not PY, 1927/28 with straight backed crankcase.
In the old log book (oldest date 1952) engine was FY 772 A
I don’t know when the engine was replaced but, it had FY 56 AM in tne early 1960’s.

It is not the only “AM” I have noticed –
FY 65 AM in frame 1052 M reg WW 23. 1927 flyer
FY 64 AM in frame 1209 M 1927 flyer
FY 56 AM reg BF 5488. 1930 flyer (see photo)