Collection of Model Steam Engines
9 model stationary steam engines, including vertical and horizontal types, unusal enclosed, Grasshopper and other types of beam engine, and a workshop engine, most fitted with electric motor drive for display purposes.
Available for sale either as a collection or seperately.
Prices On Application
British Engineering & Electrical Company I.C. Workshop Engine
A water cooled example of an open crank I.C. engine, made c1904 by the British Engineering and Electrical Company of Leek, Staffs.
Approx 1/3 HP
With later chain driven magneto (replacing the hot tube ignition), and fitted with twin S-spoked flywheels.
Mounted on a 2 wheel trolley inscibed “B E & E”.
A rare survivor.
Antique Working Steam Plant
An unusual working model 2 cylinder horizontal steam engine and cylindrical boiler, displayed at the 1888 Engineering Exhibition in Sheffied and complete with original commemorative medallion.
This exceptionally nice antique model is excellent and totally original condition, built the the highest standards of the time.
A-FRAME ENGINE Vertical Single Cylinder 1½” x 2½”
Single Cylinder True Vertical
A small, Gothic style A-frame, over-crank type workshop engine, Built circa 1860 and ex a well known museum collection.
1½” x 2½” Cylinder
‘S’ spoked flywheel for belt drive.
Approx 18″ high x 11″ wide.
Provision for an optional 2nd cylinder.
In nice, original condition.
c1930 STUART Stationary Steam Plant
A Stuart electrical generator plant comprising boiler & horizontal mill engine driving dynamo, with hand operated boiler feed pump.
This very nice model plant is thought to have been professionally made for display purposes in around 1930, probably by Stuart themselves.
In good original condition.
Price On Application
c1900 Model Steam Plant, Brass
Hand made for display, this is a very nicely made miniature steam plant dating from circa 1900. Comprises a vertical rivetted copper boiler (coal/wood fired) and horizontal single cylinder steam engine, both mounted on a brass and wood base.
In very nice original condition, and a handsome display object.