Model of Yarrow boiler as fitted in warships of the Chilian Navy

Made:
1903
maker:
Science Museum, Workshops
Monochrome photograph of a set of three full scale complete 'Yarrow' boilers, with two figures in business dress

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Monochrome photograph of a set of three full scale complete 'Yarrow' boilers, with two figures in business dress
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Sectional model, scale 1:10, of a water-tube 'Yarrow' boiler (1903) representative of one of 24 such boilers fitted to two Chilean battleships, Science Museum, Workshops, South Kensington, London, England, 1903

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1903-3
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), metal (unknown) and paint
Measurements:
through glass: 550 mm x 420 mm x 370 mm,
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication