Willans central-valve high speed steam engine 1901

Made:
1901
patentee:
Peter William Willans

Central-valve high speed steam engine, working model, scale 1:4, sectioned through one cylinder and crank case, Willans and Robinson Limited, Rugby, Warwickshire, England, 1901

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Details

Category:
Motive Power
Object Number:
1901-17/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, paint, steel (metal) and wood (unidentified)
type:
steam engines
credit:
Willans and Robinson

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