SJ8397 : Modern steam engine

near to Rusholme, Manchester, Great Britain

Modern steam engine
Modern steam engine
This is in the Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI) in Manchester. It was built in 1926 by W & J Galloway of Manchester and installed at Elm Street Mill, Burnley - SD8433 : Elm Street Mill, Burnley. It is a cross compound extraction engine with oil hydraulic valve gear and a uniflow low-pressure cylinder (OK enough technical stuff -ed!).
Look out for it in the Textile Mill Engine gallery.
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Saturday, 21 November, 1992   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 29 July, 2009
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 831 978 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.6155N 2:15.3027W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 831 978
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