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Title: Herreshoff steam engine from commuter yacht NAVETTE.

Accession Number: 1953.3070
Category: ENGINES
Type: inboard steam engine
Maker: Herreshoff
Date: After 1916
Description: Herreshoff marine engine, 3 cylinder, triple expansion steam with exposed cranks, 350 HP; high, intermediate and low pressure cylinders in tandem; drip wick oil supply on eccentric straps, gravity feed oil supple and crank bearings steel piston and eccentric rods; relief valves on each cylinder; piston valves on steam parts; from commuter yacht NAVETTE, built 1916 by Herreshoff.

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