New River Head engine by John Smeaton

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New River Head engine
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Print size 28.0 x 35.5 cm
Size of image:
23.0 x 29.5 cm
Frame: Unframed
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Title:
New River Head engine
Artist:
John Smeaton
Product code:
RS-4796
Edition type:
Open edition
Copyright:
© The Royal Society

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Design for a building to house the 'fire engine' [steam engine] at New River Head, near Sadlers Wells, Islington, London. Elevations and plan, 1:48 scale. From Smeaton volume 3, fol. 10v. The steam engine was designed to pump water from the Round Pond reservoir at New River Head to supply local houses.

Original: ink on paper. 1767

The Artist: John Smeaton

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