Parson's no. 2 geared turbine fitted to a launch, with two explanatory diagrams

Made:
1897 in Wallsend
maker:
Parsons Marine Steam Turbine Company Limited

Marine steam turbine reduction gearing from the first geared turbine vessel, engine fitted in 1897 by Parsons Marine Steam Turbine Company Limited, Wallsend, c.1897, with table (see note)

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1913-424
Materials:
asbestos, brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (alloy), paint, steel (metal), wood (unidentified)
type:
turbine
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • turbine
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
ASD Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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