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- A Modelmaker Renfrew, United Kingdom
Steam Engine Model - Paddlesteamer, 1934 Reg. No: ST 019488
- Compound type diagonal marine steam engine driving a set of paddlewheels. Entire unit mounted in a cross section of ship's hull. This type of engine was used in large, seagoing steam vessels during the late 19th and early 20th century. The paddles are fitted with a feathering device to improve efficiency. Model scale 1:16. Model purchased from James Struthers, Renfrew, Scotland, 27/02/1934.
|Dimensions:||450 mm (Height), 620 mm (Width), 725 mm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||marine steam engines, model steam engines, modelmaking, paddle steamers, steam engines, what they look like|
|Themes this item is part of:||Engineering Collection, Transport Collection|
|Primary Classification:||WATER TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Steam Power|
|Tertiary Classification:||marine engines|
|Modelmaker:||James Struthers - James Struthers, Renfrew, Scotland, Great Britain, by 1934|