Model of Robertson Buchanan's paddle wheel

Made:
1850-1891 in United Kingdom
patentee:
Robertson Buchanan
maker:
Unknown

Model of Robertson Buchanan's paddle wheel, comprising 12 iron floats on a copper frame 7 3/4" diam with feathering gear and handle, unsigned, British, 1835-1891

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1891-134
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), mahogany (wood), metal (unknown), paint
type:
paddle steamer
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • watercraft
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Bullivant and Co.

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