Reference numberJS/3/9
TitleAtmospheric Steam Engines
DescriptionSketch of a fire engine by J. Smeaton about the year 1741
Elevation. Ink
Inscribed in the hand of John Farey 'This appears to be the earliest of Mr Smeaton's papers'
Access statusOpen
Related material'A Catalogue of the Civil and Mechanical Engineering Designs 1741-1792 of John Smeaton FRS.' Newcomen Society, 1950. See plate 5 'Smeaton's sketch of a Newcomen Engine'
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