Speed recorder Worsley Mesnes Ironworks

Made:
c. 1935

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Worsley Mesnes Ironworks Ltd shaft speed recorder, c. 1935.

A speed recorder used for testing the speed of the cage throughout a wind to monitor brake efficiency.

Details

Category:
Coal Mining
Object Number:
Y2002.19.100
Materials:
brass and wood
type:
speed recorder
credit:
Gift of Salford Museum and Art Gallery