Model of stern of vessel fitted with adjustable pitch screw propeller

Made:
1844-1857 in Greater Manchester

Model, scale 1:8, of a stern of vessel fitted with adjustable pitch screw propeller with loose driving handle, c.1844, patented by Bennet Woodcroft, made by William Muir, Manchester, 1844-1857

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1857-58
Materials:
bronze (copper, tin alloy), paint and wood (unidentified)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • visual and verbal communication
  • component - object
credit:
Bennet Woodcroft Bequest