Model of vessel S.S. 'Francis Smith' with screw propeller

Made:
1836-1857 in United Kingdom
modifier:
Science Museum, Workshops
patentee:
Francis Petit Smith

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Model of vessel S.S. "Francis Smith" fitted with screw propeller. F.P. Smith's Patent. From a colour transparency in
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Model of vessel S.S. "Francis Smith" fitted with screw propeller. F.P. Smith's Patent
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model of vessel S.S. "Francis Smith" fitted with screw propeller. F.P. Smith's Patent
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model, scale 1:12, of the screw-propellor ship the S.S. 'Francis Smith' (1836), propellor patented by Francis Petit Smith, unsigned, British, modified, by Science Museum, Workshops, South Kensington, London, England, 1836-1857

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Details

Category:
Marine Engines
Object Number:
1857-60
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), mahogany (wood), metal (unknown)
type:
propeller
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • visual and verbal communication
  • component - object
credit:
Bennet Woodcroft Bequest
status:
Permanent collection

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