Four trussed beam models on a purpose built wooden stand

Made:
1855-1876 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown

Four trussed beam models on a purpose built wooden stand, with one oak wood fragment, unsigned, United Kingdom, 1855-1876. Probably used experimentally for testing the strength of different methods of trussing beams.

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Category:
Motive Power
Object Number:
1876-1246
Measurements:
see parts: 1 mm
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
James Watt and Company
status:
Permanent collection

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