Portable Steam Engine [Marshall]; Marshall Sons and Company; 1906; 2013.196

Name/Title

Portable Steam Engine [Marshall]

About this object

Portable steam engine, Marshall and Sons. Painted bottle green, with two red fly wheels. Two smaller front wheels and two large rear wheels, all with red painted spokes and rubber tread. Boiler to reverse, painted black. Tall black folding chimney. Brass bands to around body of engine. Green tow bar attached to front. Makers plate has image of Britannia.

Maker

Marshall Sons and Company

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

1906

Place Made

Gainsborough

Subject and Association Keywords

1900s

Collection

Steam and engineering

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Engine, Steam/Engine/Power Producing Equipment/Energy Production T&E/05 Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology/Nomenclature

Object number

2013.196

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