Burnham Boilers - Passione Maglie Genoa

The Project Gutenberg eBook of Toilers of the Sea, by Victor Hugo.

2021/11/4 · The boiler was in sections and provided with a salt-water pump. The wheels were very large, which lessened the loss of power; the smoke-stack was lofty, which increased the draught. On the other hand, the size of [Pg 49] the wheels exposed them to the force of the waves, and the height of the smoke-stack to the violence of the wind.

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