MERRYWEATHER “VALIANT” Steam Fire Pump
One of the last Merryweather steam fire pumps to be built, this “Valiant” model fire pump is from 1946. Available for sale in virtually unused condition and complete with an extensive range of hoses and spare fittings, and it’s complete carriage.
MARSHALL Portable Steam Boiler
An ex-Admiralty (Royal Navy) dockyard boiler, built by Marshall & Sons Ltd, Gainsborough c1940.
Used for engine running and other testing purposes at a Royal Navy dockyard, this high output steam boiler is of riveted construction and sits on Marshall’s sprung type wheels. For sale with most fittings including safety valve and gauge glass frames, etc.
Believed in reasonable, usable condition.
MERRYWEATHER Estate Type Steam Fire Pump
A very nice, highly original and complete example of a Merryweather & Sons hand-drawn portable steam fire pump.
7200 Gallons per Hour / 250 Ft Head at 200 r.p.m.
Single cylinder vertical engine driven pump mounted to a vertical boiler designed to raise steam at high speed, mounted on a two wheel hand-drawn trolley, and intended for use at estates, factories and institutional buildings, etc.
For sale in nicely preserved original condition.
ROBEY 4 NHP Portable Steam Engine
4 NHP Single Cylinder
No. 10247 ~ Built c1887
For sale in unrestored condition.
RANSOMES, SIMS & JEFFERIES 8 NHP Portable Steam Engine
8 NHP Single Cylinder
No. 21638 ~ Built 1909
A good example of one of the most popular mid sized portables built.
In unrestored condition.
RANSOMES, SIMS & JEFFERIES 3 NHP Portable Steam Engine
No. 10402 ~ Built c1896
3 NHP Single Cylinder
A very pretty portable, and rare – being of an unsually small and early design.
With early sprung type wheels, etc.
MARSHALL 5 NHP Portable Steam Engine
No. 45393 ~ Built 1906
5 NHP Single Cylinder
In unrestored condition, but reasonable boiler.