SJ8397 : Tandem compound steam engine, Museum of Science & Industry

near to Rusholme, Manchester, Great Britain

Tandem compound steam engine, Museum of Science & Industry
Tandem compound steam engine, Museum of Science & Industry
Built 1907 by J & W McNaught of Rochdale for Firgrove Mill, and latterly good for 500 horsepower at 80 rpm on steam at 180 psi. The high pressure cylinder has Corliss valves and the low pressure an expansion slide valve.
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2009
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Sunday, 11 October, 2009   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 15 October, 2009
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Steam engines   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 831 978 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.6100N 2:15.3298W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 831 978
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