Working model of a pair of quadruple piston-rod steeple engines

Made:
1841-1851 in United Kingdom
patentee:
David Napier

Working model of a pair of quadruple piston-rod steeple engines, patented by David Napier (c.1842), on metal base, unsigned, British, 1841-1851

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1902-34
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cast iron, paint and stainless steel
type:
steam engine - engine
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • engine - power producing equipment
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation