Pre-production model of a James Howden wind turbine

Made:
1980-1983 in Glasgow
maker:
L.S. Angus and Co. Limited
and
James Howden & Company Limited

Sectioned scale 1:40 model of a Howden HWP 300 Wind Turbine, by L.S. Angus and Co. Limited, Scotland, 1980-1983. Actual turbine made by James Howden & Company Limited, Glasgow, Scotland, 1983.

Details

Category:
Motive Power
Object Number:
1990-398/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cotton (fibre), felt, mahogany (wood), mica, paper (fibre product), plastic (unidentified), steel (metal)
Measurements:
overall (assembled): 870 mm x 470 mm x 413 mm, 3.67kg
type:
wind turbine
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • turbine
  • derivative object
  • copy - derivative object
  • reproduction
status:
Permanent collection

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