Working model, of a pair of single horizontal cylinder engines, with steam jacketed cylinders as fitted on HMS 'Monarch' (1868)

Made:
1868
maker:
Humphrys & Tennant
Model screw-engines of H.M. turret-ship "Monarch" 1868. From a colour transparency in the Science Museum Photographic

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Model screw-engines of H.M. turret-ship "Monarch" 1868. From a colour transparency in the Science Museum Photographic
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Working model, scale 1:8, of a pair of single horizontal cylinder engines, with steam jacketed cylinders as fitted on HMS 'Monarch' (1868) on wood blocks, by Humphrys and Tennant, Chatham, Kent, England, 1868

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1869-15
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), bronze (copper, tin alloy), paint, steel (metal) and wood (unidentified)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Humphreys & Tennant