Replica of model of Newcomen engine

Made:
2010-2011 in London
maker:
Network Modelmakers

Replica of model of Newcomen engine, as constructed by Jonathan Sisson and studied by James Watt at Glasgow University from 1763 to 1765, leading to the invention of the separate condenser. Original at Hunterian Museum. Replica made by Network Modelmakers, London W11, 2010-2011

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Details

Category:
Motive Power
Object Number:
2011-22
type:
stationary engine
status:
Permanent collection

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