Model of double-cylinder paddle-wheel engines

Made:
1844-1858 in London
maker:
Maudslay, Sons and Field Limited

Working model, scale 1:24, of one of the double-cylinder paddle wheel engines from the H.M.S. "Retribution" (1841), shown with sectioned paddle wheel, as patented by Maudslay Sons and Field's.

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1858-27
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), mahogany (wood), metal (unknown), paint, steel (metal)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Maudslay, Sons and Field Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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