MARIETTA ‘Doktor’ Beam Engine
A rare ‘Doktor’ type marine beam engine, made in USA.
Built C1900 as a “save all” emergency pump and power plant for the famous Mississippi stern wheelers. This is a rare and stunning survivor.
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.
BOULTON & WATT Connecting Rods x3
A set of 3 very large connecting rods, taken from the last waterworks triple expansion engine built by Boulton & Watt, c1900 for Selby Waterworks.
(The rest of the engine dismantled and scrapped.)
Approx 6 Ft 11 Inches Long.
RUSTON PROCTOR Vertical Workshop Engine, Cylinder 4″ x 8″
Single Cylinder Inverted Vertical
2 H.P. “Improved Class V”.
No. 17751 ~ Built 1893.
Cylinder 4″ x 8″ ~ Flywheel 30″ Dia.
Height 58″ (ex. governor).
A rare and very attractive vertical engine.
In very nice original condition.