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The Engineer and Machinist's Assistant: being a series of Plans, Sections, and Elevations
of Steam Engines, Spinning Machines, Mills for Grinding, Tools, etc.

By David Scott, Engineer

Publisher: Blackie and Son
Queen Street, Glasgow; South College Street, Edinburgh; and Warwick Square, London

MDCCCXLVII (1847)

Original antique prints over 165 years old.

Please see enlargements by clicking on the thumbnail images below. To be expected for prints of their age, some age-toning and foxing may be present.

BRACKETS & PILLOW BLOCKS &c
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PLATE I

BRACKETS & PILLOW BLOCKS &c

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 10.25 x 14.5 inches

CONDITION ISSUES: TYPICAL AGE TONING OF PAPER, FOXING, CREASE UPPER LEFT CORNER
$20
BRACKETS & PILLOW BLOCKS &c
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PLATE II

BRACKETS & PILLOW BLOCKS &c

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 10.25 x 14.5 inches

CONDITION ISSUES: TYPICAL AGE TONING OF PAPER, FOXING, CREASE UPPER RIGHT CORNER
$20
IMPROVED FIVE ROLLER CALENDER By A. More & Son, Glasgow
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PLATE XII

IMPROVED FIVE ROLLER CALENDER
By A. More & Son, Glasgow

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center vertical fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER
$50
Boiler Mountings
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PLATE XXV

Boiler Mountings

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 10.25 x 14.5 inches

CONDITION ISSUES: TYPICAL AGE TONING OF PAPER, FOXING
$20
PATENT SELF ACTING SLOTTING MACHINE
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PLATE XXXVI

PATENT SELF-ACTING SLOTTING MACHINE
By Joseph Whitworth & Co., Manchester

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center vertical fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER,
CREASE UPPER RIGHT CORNER OUTSIDE OF IMAGE AREA
$50
SELF-ACTING PLANING MACHINE
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PLATE XL

SELF-ACTING PLANING MACHINE
By Archibald Mylne, Glasgow

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center vertical fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER, FOX MARKS IN CENTER OF IMAGE
BORING MILL AND LARGE TURNING LATHE
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PLATE XLVI

BORING MILL AND LARGE TURNING LATHE

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center vertical fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER,
VERY MILD FOXING
$60
SMALL SELF-ACTING AND SCREW CUTTING LATHE
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PLATE L

SMALL SELF-ACTING AND SCREW CUTTING LATHE
By Charles Walton, Leeds

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center vertical fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER,
VERY MILD FOXING
PLATE-BENDING MACHINE
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PLATE LIV

PLATE-BENDING MACHINE
By Robert Napier, Glasgow

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center vertical fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER,
VERY MILD FOXING
$50
HORIZONTAL SUGAR MILL
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PLATE LXXIX

HORIZONTAL SUGAR MILL

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center vertical fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER,
FOXING
$45
HORIZONTAL SUGAR MILL
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PLATE LXXX

HORIZONTAL SUGAR MILL

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 10.25 x 14.5 inches

CONDITION ISSUES: TYPICAL AGE TONING OF PAPER, FOXING, FAINT CREASE TO RIGHT OF CENTER
$25
FOURNEYRON'S TURBINE AT ST. BLAZIEN
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PLATE LXXXV

FOURNEYRON'S TURBINE AT ST. BLAZIEN

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center vertical fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER,
VERY MILD FOXING
$60
OVERSHOT WATER WHEEL
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PLATES LXXXVIII AND LXXXIX

OVERSHOT WATER WHEEL

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center vertical fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER,
FOXING, MIDDLE SECTION ALONG FOLD IS MISSING, NOW IN 2 SEPARATE HALVES
$35
IMPROVED CORN MILL
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PLATE XCIX

IMPROVED CORN MILL

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER,
VERY MILD FOXING
$60
DETAILS OF THE UNDER-SHOT WATER WHEEL
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PLATE XCV

DETAILS OF THE UNDER-SHOT WATER WHEEL

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 10.25 x 14.5 inches

CONDITION ISSUES: TYPICAL AGE TONING OF PAPER, MILD FOXING
$30
DOUBLE WATER-SLUICE
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PLATE XCVI

DOUBLE WATER-SLUICE

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 10.25 x 14.5 inches

CONDITION ISSUES: TYPICAL AGE TONING OF PAPER, MILD FOXING
$30
DOUBLE WATER-SLUICE
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PLATE XCVII

WATER SLUICES

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 10.25 x 14.5 inches

CONDITION ISSUES: TYPICAL AGE TONING OF PAPER, MILD FOXING
$30
IMPROVED CORN MILL
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PLATES C AND CI

IMPROVED CORN MILL
By William Fairbairn, Manchester

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER,
VERY MILD FOXING
$60
IMPROVED CORN MILL
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PLATES CII AND CIIII

DETAILS OF CORN MILL
By William Fairbairn, Manchester

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER,
VERY MILD FOXING
$50
IMPROVED CORN MILL
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PLATES CIV AND CVI

DETAILS OF CORN MILL
By William Fairbairn, Manchester

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER,
VERY MILD FOXING
$45
OLD UNION CORN MILL
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PLATE CVI

OLD UNION CORN MILL

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 10.25 x 14.5 inches

CONDITION ISSUES: TYPICAL AGE TONING OF PAPER, FOXING
$25
MACHINE FOR DRESSING MILLSTONES
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PLATE CVII

MACHINE FOR DRESSING MILLSTONES

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 10.25 x 14.5 inches

CONDITION ISSUES: TYPICAL AGE TONING OF PAPER, FOXING
$20
FLAX SPREADING MACHINE
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PLATES CX AND CXI

FLAX SPREADING MACHINE
By F. Fairbairn, Leeds

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING (ESPECIALLY LOWER RIGHT CORNER), AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER, VERY MILD FOXING
$50
DRAWING FRAME AND DOUBLE BREAKING MACHINE
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PLATES CXII AND CXIII

DRAWING FRAME AND DOUBLE BREAKING MACHINE
By F. Fairbairn, Leeds

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER, VERY MILD FOXING
$55
SPIRAL ROVING MACHINE FOR FLAX
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PLATES CXIV AND CXV

SPIRAL ROVING MACHINE FOR FLAX
FRONT ELEVATION

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER, FOXING
$55
SPIRAL ROVING MACHINE FOR FLAX
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PLATES CXVI AND CXVII

SPIRAL ROVING MACHINE FOR FLAX
BACK ELEVATION

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER, FOXING
$55
OLD UNION CORN MILL
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PLATE CXIX

SPIRAL ROVING MACHINE FOR FLAX

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 10.25 x 14.5 inches

CONDITION ISSUES: TYPICAL AGE TONING OF PAPER, FOXING
$30
FLAX SPINNING FRAME
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PLATES CXX AND CXXI

FLAX SPINNING FRAME

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 20.5 x 14.5 inches
[Double page print with center fold, as issued]

CONDITION ISSUES: MINOR EDGE/CORNER WEAR AND BUMPING, AGE TONING AROUND OUTSIDE EDGES OF PAPER, VERY MILD FOXING
$55
FAIRBAIRN'S VALVES AND EXPANSION GEAR
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PLATE CXXXIII

FAIRBAIRN'S VALVES AND EXPANSION GEAR
APPLIED TO A SIXTY HORSE CONDENSING ENGINE

SHEET SIZE (APPROX.): 10.25 x 14.5 inches

CONDITION ISSUES: TYPICAL AGE TONING OF PAPER, FOXING
$30
 
 
 

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