Fragments of Bricks from the Bessemer Converter, 1878

Made:
1878 in United Kingdom

Basic brick used for lining Bessemer converters in Thomas-Gilchrist process.

Details

Category:
Metallurgy
Object Number:
1889-164/3440
Materials:
brick and complete
Measurements:
overall (estimate) (with display plate): 30 x 165 mm
weight: 0.47kg
weight: 1.03618lbs
type:
components and bricks
credit:
John Percy Collection