Newburyport. Curtis Steamer 1867. 1867 Curtis Steamer. Francis Curtis was the superintendent of the Gas Works in Newburyport and in 1866, he invented a steam engine which was attached to a piece of fire fighting equipment.
Loftus Perkins went on, in 1874, to design a horse-drawn steam oven to feed troops on the march. Fifty-six of these ovens, known to the British Tommy as the 'Polly Perkins' had been supplied to the British Army, others being purchased by the Prussian and Spanish governments.
AROUND THE REGION - 4 (Above-Inset-Below) The stunning images from the NMSI collection shows the superb quality of artwork commissioned by the 'Big Four' railway companies and later British Railways for posters across the country.
"If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday." ~Pearl S. Buck : South Pierce County Historical Society News... This little log cabin was the first home in Eatonville.
Locomotive Magazine and Railway Carriage and Wagon Review . Volume 55 (1949) key file. Number 677 (15 January 1949) Motive power organisation. 1-2.. Insulated vans for fish traffic.
Initially the cable was to be landed at Cape Ray, but ice was known to accumulate there and Port au Basques was suggested as an alternative. In the end it was decided to land the shore end in a cove just east of Cape Ray.
Listed 6/10/2016 32MW Biomass plant is for sale for continued operation or to be moved. 60Hz. SE US. The plant (built as a coal burner in the 80s) was converted to biomass in 2008 at a cost of $25 million and then operated until being shut down more than a year ago.
Logchem 2010 - Poster - Milia (Grevena, Macedonia, Greece) - A Dangerous Area for Mammut borsoni.
I used to love my 1973 Aga. It is pillar box red and the heart of our home but in this past year I am so disappointed that it only produces heat for cooking (radiant heat for the kitchen) for the 40-50 litres of oil a week, that I am considering getting rid of it.
1.1: The Ministry of Small Scale Industries (SSI) is operating a scheme for technology upgradation of Small Scale Industries (SSI) called the Credit Linked Capital Subsidy Scheme (CLCSS).
(Above) Class H16 No 30520 was photographed at Clapham Junction during the 1950s. At this time the H16s were regularly employed on Clapham Junction-Waterloo empty stock duties and in their final years Nos 30516 and 30517 found regular employment on the Fawley branch oil trains.
For Sale New Locomobile parts for sale. Full set copper gaskets for cylinder top & bottom. Crankshafts with large central nut in EN8. Brass ID plate used from about April 1900 to about November 1900 (serial no. 750-1850 approx).
The plans are rubbish, the claims for 10 hp are rubbish, the design is weak and no better than a standard steam engine. Small steam plants, and 10 hp is VERY small, are lucky to get 10% efficency with a high temperature differential.
Auctions for the sale of surplus, salvage, scrap, damaged, bankrupt inventories for asset recovery, insurance, transportation, manufacturing, oil and gas industries.
Woodchips are small to medium sized pieces of wood formed by cutting or chipping larger pieces of wood such as trees, branches, logging residues, stumps, roots, and wood waste.
Early Railways 4. The Early Railways Conference 4 was held at University College, London in June 2008 as part of the Trevithick 200 celebrations.