Collection of Papers and Documents Relating to Steam Boiler History

Made:
1842-1870
maker:
British Engine Insurance Ltd
,
Fairbairn, William (1st Baronet of Ardwick)
and
Manchester Steam Users Association

A Collection consisting of William Fairbairn's notebook of experiments in the use of various coals on boiler efficiency; Manchester Steam Users Association report on a steam boiler explosion; Engine and Boiler Insurance Chief Engineers' report on an experimental high-speed boiler made by Joseph Adamson & Co and a note book.

Details

Extent:
0.3 linear metres
Identifier:
YA1979.24
Subject:
Safety, Boilers
Access:
Open access.