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.
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.
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.