Sectional model of Babcock and Wilcox water-tube boiler

Made:
1907-1912 in London
patentee:
George Herman Babcock
and
Stephen Wilcox
maker:
Science Museum, Workshops

Sectional model, scale 1:10, of a 'Babcock and Wilcox' water-tube boiler (1907) representing one of thirty-one fitted by Babcock and Wilcox Ltd in1907 to an HM battle cruiser, mounted on a base board, by Science Museum Workshops, London, 1907-1912

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1912-110
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), metal (unknown), paint and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
through glass: 520 mm x 470 mm x 380 mm,
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • component - object
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation