Collection of Model Steam Engines
9 model stationary steam engines, including vertical and horizontal types, unusal enclosed, Grasshopper and other types of beam engine, and a workshop engine, most fitted with electric motor drive for display purposes.
Available for sale either as a collection or seperately.
Prices On Application
British Engineering & Electrical Company I.C. Workshop Engine
A water cooled example of an open crank I.C. engine, made c1904 by the British Engineering and Electrical Company of Leek, Staffs.
Approx 1/3 HP
With later chain driven magneto (replacing the hot tube ignition), and fitted with twin S-spoked flywheels.
Mounted on a 2 wheel trolley inscibed “B E & E”.
A rare survivor.
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.
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.
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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