Gunboat Marine Engine and Boiler
Reverable compound marine steam engine:
5 + 9 x 5¾ Inch Cylinders
(attached propellor: 24x 36 Inch pitch
Boiler 120 psi, copper tubes
WATONS Duplex Steam Pump
A vertical standing twin cylinder steam pump Watsons of Newcastle. This rare example worked in a Flintshire lead mine and is in good unrestored condition.
JOSEPH EVANS Simplex Steam Pump
A vertical standing single cylinder steam pump by Joseph Evans of Wolverhampton. This example worked in a slate mine and is for sale in working order.
Moteurs de Ville / AMANCO petrol engine
A French made engine, originally imported to the UK by the British Amanco company.
Model: Type X2
No.785, built c1929.
Height 30″ (excluding trolley)
Length 32″ approx (inc starting handle)
Recently restored, including a new radiator core.The correct, rare French made ” Lavalette ” Bosch magneto is still fitted. Mounted on substantial trolley with cast iron wheels and suitable for use / exhibition with a stationary engine.
Included images show original home market French version, where it was marketed under its manufacturers name, Moteurs De Ville.
HINDLEY Lancashire type steam boiler
This twin furnace Lancashire boiler by ES Hindley of Bourton, Dorset is a rare survivor. For sale in apparent good condition.