Working Drawing for Nos 323, 324

Made:
1841-04-15
part of archive:
Archive of Robert Stephenson & Co Ltd
maker:
Robert Stephenson & Co Ltd

(There are discrepancies in these engine numbers, making it difficult to identify engines in this instance). Cylinder diameter 1ft 2in, stroke 1ft 8in for the Northern and Eastern Railway; driving wheels 6ft diameter; the sandwich iron plate wooden frames are placed inside the driving wheels which have no outside bearings; there are no central or other frames; driving springs are underhung. This drawing marks an interesting transition between Robert Stephenson's patent design of 1833 and 1841. Drawing reference - 87.

Details

Extent:
1 item
Identifier:
ROB/3/2/113

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