Model of an 8 element 'Belleville' marine steam boiler

Made:
1896-1897 in Wallington
maker:
T & C J Coates

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Model, scale 1:5, of a water-tube 'Belleville' boiler (1895) as fitted on many large British war ships between 1895-1901, the model represents the type of boiler used on HM cruisers 'Powerful' and 'Terrible', by T. & C.J. Coates, Wallington, Sutton, Surrey, England, 1896-1897

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1897-57
Materials:
brass (copper, copper (alloy), glass, paint, steel (metal), wood (unidentified), zinc alloy)
Measurements:
through glass: 460 mm x 500 mm x 370 mm,
type:
steam boiler
taxonomy:
  • component - object
  • boiler (hvac component)
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Coates, T.
status:
Permanent collection

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