S.P. Main Winding & Pump House

  • Description

    The Main engine was an 1872 twin cylinder horizontal 32"x5' stroke. The balanced slide valves fitted with Stephenson reversing gear, the 9ft drum fixed to the crank shaft, with the engine worked at 44psi that was non condensing. The Pumping engine was a Bell Goodman Co. 1871 single cylinder 28"x5' stroke. It was saids to be able to pump 800 gals per minute at 11rpm.
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  • Source

    Flickr (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Attribution-NonCommercial License
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/51368278@N08/43466346044/
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 2 years, 9 months ago
    Viewed: 199 times
    Picture Taken: 2018-08-18T11:01:57
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