Steam Engine [Tangye]

Tangye, Manufacturer

1920
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Maker and Role
Tangye, Manufacturer
Production Date
1920
Description
Tangye "Colonial" Steam engine, single-cylinder, horizontal, 5 HP, double-acting, non-reversing. Painted green, red, and black. Horizontal engine with central piston, one wheel on each side (one side is larger). Governor and valves mounted on top near end. Very large flywheel in comparison with engine.
Collection
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
TANGYES / 'COLONIAL' ENGINE / 6 ½ x 9 Embossed
Accession No
1966.252
Credit Line
Tangye. 1920. Steam Engine [Tangye], 1966.252. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Maker
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