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Riley Brothers Lancashire Boiler 1895

Lancashire boiler Riley Brothers Ltd of Stockton-on-Tees. Twin-flue, coal fired Lancashire-type boiler with Galloway tubes and water injector. Installed to provide steam for the Worth McKenzie triple-expansion steam engine. Steam-operated water injector later replaced with a Worthington Simpson water feed pump. Working pressure: 160 psi (11 atmospheres). Output: 907 kg/hour (2000 lb/hour) saturated steam. Water…
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