SD6909 : Bolton steam Museum - interloper

taken 11 months ago, near to Bolton, Great Britain

Bolton steam Museum - interloper
Bolton steam Museum - interloper
The prime mover here is not steam, as one might expect, but a National gas engine that originally ran on coal gas. It is belt driving a dynamo (DC device) by F H Royce of Manchester. Royce went on to be one half of Rolls Royce and moved into automobile and aero engine manufacture.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 29 December, 2018   (more nearby)
Thursday, 3 January, 2019
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6998 0988 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:35.0784N 2:27.2959W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6998 0988
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Bolton Steam Museum  Dynamo  Gas Engine  Fredrick Henry Royce 

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