Battery with carbon rod, but without visible wires, for Lenoir's Gas Engine, 1860

James Stiff and Sons

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Battery with carbon rod, but without visible wires, for two-stroke double-acting single cylinder gas engine, patented by Jean Joseph Etienne Lenoir, France, 1860, and made by Reading Iron Works Limited, Reading, Berkshire, England, 1865


Heat Engines (non steam)
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asbestos, carbon, ceramic (unspecified) and copper (alloy)
Gas Engine Co.

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