The workhorse of
the boiler industry during the first part of the 20th Century
Lancashire boiler developed and Patented by Sir William Fairbairn.
It was the successor to the Cornish boiler designed by Richard
Lancashire boilers were always set into brickwork and could be used for
steam or low pressure hot water heating systems.
TRANSPORTING THE BOILERS
kindly provided by Mike Drayton
DURING ERECTION & ASSEMBLY
Right hand - steam boiler at Coldharbour Mill Devon during its
Right hand boiler at completion
Left hand - steam boiler during erection
A talk being given at Papplewick Pumping Station to Members of the