Steam Engine

Name/Title

Steam Engine

Object number

1970.368.1

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About this object

Bellis and Morcom 2-cylinder compound steam engine with fly wheel and associated parts. Birmingham. No.6615. Self-lubricating engine. It has a maximum speed of 525 rpm. The generator is a Siemens Brother 72 kW DC.

Maker & role

Bellis and Morcom Limited (England, estab. Circa 1860)

Object type

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

Date made

1921

Place made

Birmingham

Subject & association description

1920s

Collection

Steam and engineering

Credit line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

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