GILBERT GILKES Water Turbine Engine
An unusual water turbine engine by Gilbert Gilkes & Co of Kendal. Mounted on a large bedplate, this was originally designed to be mated to a dynamo as an electrical generator set.
For sale in good, fully restored condition and complete with governor.
JOSPEH EVANS Vertical Steam Pump
A vertical standing single cylinder ‘Simplex’ steam pump by Joseph Evans of Wolverhampton. This example worked in a slate mine and is for sale in working order.
2 ½ Inch bore.
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.
JOSEPH EVANS Rotative Horizontal Single Cylinder Pump, 5″ x 4″ x 6″
5″ x 4″ x 6″ Stroke.
Approx 5 Ft Long.
Twin flywheels approx 2 Ft dia.
By Joseph Evans of Wolverhampton.
A rare and attractive pump in good condition.
Price On Application
D. MAGGS (pred. HINDLEY) 3 Ram Steam Driven Water Pump, 5″ x 6″
~ Built c1890 ~
Vertical single cylinder engine, 5″ x 6″.
Coupled to 3 ram water pump via reduction gears.
Weight 2 tonnes (Approx).
Unrestored but in apparent good order.
WORTHINGTON SIMPSON Vertical Boiler Feed Pump 3½” x 2¼” x 4″
Single Cylinder 3½” x 2¼” x 4″ Stroke.
Approx 32″ Tall.
An unusually small vertical pump suitable for a steam boat or small stationary plant. For sale unrestored but in good condition.