Victorian Stationary Steam Plant
A nicely made all brass horizontal steam engine and spirit fired vertical boiler, built c1880’s.
All mounted on a polished timber baseplate with brass handles.
Reversible Beam Engine
An elegant Victorian single cylinder beam engine dating from the mid 19th Century.
This engine has very nice detail work including the single fluted doric column.
From the well known Jonathan Minns collection.
METCALF Tandem Compound Mill Engine
This medium sized horizontal engine drove a brickfield in the home counties, before is was restored and exhibited in a West Country museum.
Of around 100 to 150 HP, this rare engine is in basic good condition and is believed to be complete.
Six Column Beam Engine, Victorian
This highly elegant beam engine dates from the mid 19th Century and is from the well known Jonathan Minns collection.
Very good detail work including fluted columns.
Around 1 HP, with approx 3″ x 6″ inverted vertical cylinder. Complete with governor and pumps.
SISSONS 8 H.P. Enclosed Steam Engine
No. 3876 ~ Built 1938
Approx 8 H.P. output.
A high speed enclosed steam engine suitable for belt work or direct coupling to a dynamo, etc by Sisson & Co, Gloucester. In good condition and complete with fittings and mechanical lubricator, and mounted on substantial steel bed/skid with driveshaft, flywheel and pulley for belt drive work.
Approx 8 H.P. Output.
1827 ALMOND Grasshopper Beam Engine
This very rare and early small ‘grasshopper’ type beam engine is believed to have been constructed by J.P. Almond of North Shields in 1827.
The engine was acquired in the 1870’s by Day & Co., Southampton, and fitted to a slipway winching system at Cowes, I.O.W. where it ran until the mid 1990’s (on compressed air), making it the last working grasshopper engine in the world?
£75,000 or near offers.
BELLISS & MORCOM Compound Generator Set Engine
A high speed twin cylinder enclosed steam engine, suitable for belt drive coupling to a dynamo or alternator.
Complete and in reasonable condition.
Model Single Cylinder Horizontal Workshop Engine
An antique miniature workshop steam engine of c1920’s vintage. With many polished brass components, lagged cylinder and elaborate Watt type governor, and on a very nice box cabinet base in polished wood.
Approx. 1″ x 3″ Cylinder.
An unusually pretty model engine for display.
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