Gas-powered fan heater, 1909-1920.

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Gas-powered fan heater, 1909-1920.

Cast iron ventilating fan manufactured by Brockway and Phillips of Lincolnshire. The fan heater has a gas-powered hot air engine and tilting fan designed to compete with electrically driven fan heaters. Patent no 16,043.

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10308746
Credit:
Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
Date taken:
20 October 2003 14:05
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Science Museum