PENNS MARINE ENGINE FACTORY AT GREENWICH
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A VISIT TO PENNS MARINE ENGINE FACTORY AT GREENWICH
It shows a full page with 2 half page engravings, individually entitled: Turning A Crank Axle. The second engraving: Turning A Paddle Shaft For A Steam Ship. Info. John Penn FRS (1805–1878) was an English marine engineer. His firm was renowned for his innovations in engine and propeller systems, which led his firm to be the major supplier to the Royal Navy etc. SleekburnC.
There is unrelated text on the reverse, there are a pair of light creases to the top, mainly affecting the border. It measures approximately 365 x 260 mm (14.25 x 10.25 “).There may be minor cuts tears handling marks and blemishes due to its' great age.There will be unrelated text and/or drawings on the reverse unless otherwise described above.This item will be packaged in a tube. The ILN was a newspaper founded by Herbert Ingram, with the first edition appearing on 14 May 1842.
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