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56 horsepower steam engine, early 19th century.

 
56 horsepower steam engine, early 19th century.
4 0 c m
 
33cm
actual image size: 25cm x 32cm

Description

Cross-section elevation drawing of a 56 horsepower steam engine of the type designed by James Watt (1736-1819). Illustrated here are the cylinder, side pipes, working gear, 'nosle' (nozzle) boxes, air pump and condenser.

Image Details

Image Ref.
 
10311659

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