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.
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.
A-FRAME ENGINE Vertical Single Cylinder 1½” x 2½”
Single Cylinder True Vertical
A small, Gothic style A-frame, over-crank type workshop engine, Built circa 1860 and ex a well known museum collection.
1½” x 2½” Cylinder
‘S’ spoked flywheel for belt drive.
Approx 18″ high x 11″ wide.
Provision for an optional 2nd cylinder.
In nice, original condition.
RADIGUET Workshop Steam Engine, c1880
By the famous firm of high class instrument and machinery makers Radiguet & Massiot, of Paris.
This extremely rare French built combined workshop engine and boiler of 1/2 H.P. was designed for light industrial and domestic applications.
Approx 2″ x 3″ Cylinder.
4 Ft Tall with 20″ Dia. Flywheel.
In very nice, highly original condition.