Working model, of a twin-cylinder steam steering engine

Made:
1896-1903
maker:
Science Museum, Workshops

Working model, scale 1:4, of a twin-cylinder steam steering engine (c.1896) by Bow M'Lachlan and Co., fitted to the HMS ' Gladiator', made by Science Museum, Workshops, South Kensington, London, England, 1896-1903

Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1903-32/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), complete, steel (metal)
Measurements:
With base: 550 mm x 620 mm x 380 mm,
type:
steam engine - engine
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • engine - power producing equipment
status:
Permanent collection

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