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Bench Made Stationary Steam Engine

Auction:
2600M
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$711$600

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2600M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 02, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Bench Made Stationary Steam Engine, c. 1920, with wood lagged cylinder, brass bearings, fittings, valves, and draincocks, 4-in. spoked flywheel, sitting on a mahogany wooden plinth, together with a copper gas fired steam boiler, all mounted on a stained pine base, engine lg. 10 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

copper gas, Boilers, Brass, British inventions, Flywheel, Mamod, Piston engines, Steam engines, Valve