‘V’ Triple 3 Cylinder Marine Steam Engine
Very unusual 200 H.P. 3 cylinder “V:” marine steam engine. For sale complete with all its auxiliaries, within a sectioned hull for display, fully restored to a very high standard.
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
1897 HERRESHOFF Triple Expansion Steam Yacht Engine
Only a few examples of Herreshoff engines are know to exist. These impressive and elegant engines powered vessels owned by the Vanderbilt, Dupont and J.P. Morgan families, amongst others as well as the Torpedo boats of the US Navy.
A superb example, this engine was custom built for the Steam Yacht NINA, for John Jacob Astor VI. It represents the pinnacle of American marine steam engine design and the internationally recognised maker Natheriel Herreshoff.
For sale in good unrestored condition.