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S. and H. Morton and Co

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1866 engine at Hull Marina, 2017
1866 engine
1866 engine
1866 engine
June 1880.

Samuel and Hugh Morton of Leith, Scotland

Also see Samuel and Hugh Morton

1849 Slipway winding gear with single-cylinder horizontal steam engine, Dover Harbour Repair Board Slipway[1]

1866 Haulage engine for patent slipway at Victoria Dock, Hull, now on display at Hull Marina. See photos.

c.1890s Steam winch for slipway haulage for Scott & Sons (Bowling) Ltd., Littlemill Slip Docks. [2]

Maker of stationary engines. [3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. ‘Stationary Steam Engines of Great Britain, Volume 8: Greater London & South East‘, by George Watkins, Landmark Publishing Ltd
  2. Plate 207, ‘The End of a Revolution: The Last Days of Stationary Steam’ by Colin Bowden, Landmark Publishing Ltd., 2008
  3. Stationary Steam Engines of Great Britain by George Watkins. Vol 10