OSCILLATING Single Cylinder True Vertical
An interesting overhead crank, oscillating workshop steam engine with integral air pump. Of freelance design, made c1960. Complete with governor. Approx. 1-2 H.P.
For sale in apparent excellent condition.
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.
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.
Antique Working Steam Plant
An unusual working model 2 cylinder horizontal steam engine and cylindrical boiler, displayed at the 1888 Engineering Exhibition in Sheffied and complete with original commemorative medallion.
This exceptionally nice antique model is excellent and totally original condition, built the the highest standards of the time.
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.