Model of an American paddle wheel river steamer vessel beam engine

Made:
1906 in South Kensington
maker:
South Kensington Museum (workshops)

Model, scale 1:16, of an American paddle wheel river steamer vessel beam engine (c.1884), with sectioned hull and superstructure, with pencil drawing, one of 3 or 4, of an American beam paddle engine 1884-1896 and parts of feet consisting of 2 cylindrical, and 12 square sections, by Science Museum Workshops, South Kensington, London, England, 1906

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1906-1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, metal (unknown), paint, steel (metal) and wood (unidentified)
type:
paddle steamer
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • watercraft
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Science Museum

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