ATELIERS VAUCANSON Locomotive Tachograph
ATELIERS VAUCANSON Locomotive Tachograph
ATELIERS VAUCANSON Locomotive Tachograph

Type T3 DNM ~ No.1226.

A rare French steam railway locomotive tacho.

Of heavy duty construction in large brass case.

As fitted to some mainline British locomotives.

A rare and impressive device for measuring

speed over time and recording to paper.

Nameplate reads: ‘ATELIERS VAUCANSON,

Constructeurs, 11 Rue de Surmelin, Paris 20,

INDICATEUR ENREGISTREUR FLAMAN’.

Generally in good condition.

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SALINOMETER  Steam Ship Boiler Test Kit
SALINOMETER Steam Ship Boiler Test Kit

~ c1900 ~

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CHADBURN Wheelhouse Telegraph
CHADBURN Wheelhouse Telegraph

All brass telegraph from a steam ship

Made by Chadburns, Liverpool.

In very good condition.

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CHADBURN Wheelhouse Telegraph
CHADBURN Wheelhouse Telegraph

From a Dutch built steam ship

Made by Chadburns, Liverpool, c1930

In very good condition.

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CHADBURN Wheelhouse Telegraph
CHADBURN Wheelhouse Telegraph

From a steam ship

Made by Chadburns, Liverpool.

In good condition.

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SOLD
HERSCHELL-SPILLMAN Carousel Steam Engine
HERSCHELL-SPILLMAN Carousel Steam Engine

Built by Herschell-Spillman of North Tonawanda.

This is an original steam centre engine from an American built “carousel” or gallopers set.

Inverted twin 4″ x 6″ Cylinders with slide valves.

24″ Dia Flywheel. 38″ High Overall.

Mounted on a portable trolly.

For sale in good, original condition.

SOLD

£3,000.00
R. TIDMAN Organ Steam Engine
R. TIDMAN Organ Steam Engine
R. TIDMAN Organ Steam Engine

Single Cylinder Inverted Vertical

Designed for driving a mechanical organ on a steam powered fairground ride.

Built by Robert Tidman & Co, Norwich, c1895.

Cylinder 2 1/2″ x 4″ ~ Flywheel 18″ Dia.

Approx 36″ High.

In good condition.

£3,250.00
SOLD
R. TIDMAN Type Organ Steam Engine
R. TIDMAN Type Organ Steam Engine
R. TIDMAN Type Organ Steam Engine

Single Cylinder Inverted Vertical

Designed for driving a mechanical organ on a steam powered fairground ride.

 

Cylinder 2 1/2″ x 4″ ~ Flywheel 18″ Dia.

Approx 36″ High.

 

In good condition.

£2,500.00
Steam Crane, Complete
Steam Crane, Complete
Steam Crane, Complete

A very unusual steam driven derrick type timber yard crane. Designed for use in timber yards loading tree butts onto rack saw benches, this comprises single cylinder reversable steam engine driving declutchable winch drums with original wooden tower and boom, etc.

 

For sale in good, as received condition.

£7,500.00
STUART TURNER P5 ME Marine Petrol Engine
STUART TURNER P5 ME Marine Petrol Engine
STUART TURNER P5 ME Marine Petrol Engine

8 H.P. water cooled single cylinder 2 stroke reversible marine engine.

1800 r.p.m.

Engine No.50A107

A small but heavily built and reliable two-stroke marine engine of 1930’s design, with mechanical ‘banjo’ water pump, this complete marine plant including mated gearbox, starter motor and centrifugal clutch mechanism, etc.

Complete with propellors and propellor shafts, fuel and oil tanks, cables and other parts for fitment to a boat.

A rare, special type of small marine engine designed for powering small river and coastal craft.

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STUART TURNER 40R (R3M) Petrol Engine
STUART TURNER 40R (R3M) Petrol Engine
STUART TURNER 40R (R3M) Petrol Engine

1 ½ H.P. water cooled single cylinder 2 stroke with reversable gear box.

1500 r.p.m.

Engine No.40R280

This marine plant comprises a Stuart R3M mated to a reversable gear box and clutch, the engine being a small but heavily built and reliable two-stroke marine engine of 1930’s design, with mechanical ‘banjo’ water pump.

A rare, special type of small marine engine designed for powering small river and coastal craft.

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RUTHS Special Gauge Board, Vintage Gauge Board
RUTHS Special Gauge Board, Vintage Gauge Board
RUTHS Special Gauge Board, Vintage Gauge Board

Reputedly ex Mars Factory, Slough.

A very unusual large cast iron gauge board, 1930, for monitoring Ruths Patent Steam Storage System (- a factory boiler and steam accumulator system). Stands approx 40″ High. Features Cambridge Recorder, various pressure gauges (for accumulator, boiler, oil pressure, etc), plus brass plates with installation diagram and specs.

In good original condition.

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