1868 HORNSBY 8 NHP Portable Steam Engine
Built 1868 by Richard Hornsby
Believed No.1531 ~ Class 5A ~ About 8 NHP Duplex
Possibly the oldest Hornsby in the UK?
A rare and unusual early portable in reasonable, unrestored condition.
Price On Application
Category: Portable Steam Engines
MERLIN S.F.V. 6 NHP Portable Steam Engine
A very nice, well preserved and restored example of a portable steam engine by Merlin & Co, Societe Vierzon Francais (Locomobile Société Français, France).
Approx. 6 NHP
For sale in good condition, with current boiler certificates.
JACOBSEN 2 NHP Portable Steam Engine
A very rare Scandinavian made portable of unusually small size.
Built in Finland.
This pretty little engine is for sale in unrestored condition, but appears well preserved.
MERRYWEATHER Estate Type Steam Fire Pump
A very nice, highly original and complete example of a Merryweather & Sons hand-drawn portable steam fire pump.
7200 Gallons per Hour / 250 Ft Head at 200 r.p.m.
Single cylinder vertical engine driven pump mounted to a vertical boiler designed to raise steam at high speed, mounted on a two wheel hand-drawn trolley, and intended for use at estates, factories and institutional buildings, etc.
For sale in nicely preserved original condition.
RANSOMES, SIMS & JEFFERIES 3 NHP Portable Steam Engine
No. 10402 ~ Built c1896
3 NHP Single Cylinder
A very pretty portable, and rare – being of an unsually small and early design.
With early sprung type wheels, etc.
MARSHALL 6 NHP “Britannia” Portable Steam Engine
No. 53168 ~ Built 1909
6 NHP single cylinder.
Built by Marshall & Sons, Ltd of Gainsborough, Lincs, this unusual but attractive “Britannia” type portable features a barrell section firebox making it relatively easy to replace.
For sale in unrestored condition.
LANZ 4 NHP Portable Steam Engine
4 NHP Single Cylinder
Believed No. 15149 – Built 1897
Made in Mannheim, Germany.