Modified side-lever marine engine

Made:
1840-1850 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown
Model of modified side-lever marine engine, 1840-1850, England. From a colour transparency in the Science Museum Model of modified side-lever marine engine, 1840-1850, England. From a colour transparency in the Science Museum Model of modified side-lever marine engine, 1840-1850, England. From a colour transparency in the Science Museum

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Model of modified side-lever marine engine, 1840-1850, England. From a colour transparency in the Science Museum
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model of modified side-lever marine engine, 1840-1850, England. From a colour transparency in the Science Museum
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model of modified side-lever marine engine, 1840-1850, England. From a colour transparency in the Science Museum
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Working model, scale 1:16, of a modified side-lever marine engine (c.1845), on wood plinths, unsigned, British, 1840-1850

Model of a modified sidelever engine of c. 1845. Scale 1:16 Cylinders arranged fore and aft.

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1868-38
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (alloy), mahogany (wood), paint and steel (metal)
type:
paddle steamers
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Institution of Civil Engineers