Working model, scale 1:4, of a steam starting engine

Made:
1867-1903 in Edinburgh
maker:
Brown Bros and Company

Working model, scale 1:4, of a steam starting engine (c.1867), used to apply steam power to move the reversing gear, by Brown Brothers and Co., Edinburgh, Scotland, 1867-1903

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1903-39
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (metal), paint and steel (metal)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Brown Bros and Co.

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