Crompton Parkinson Electric Motor

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Crompton Parkinson Electric Motor

100.00

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This Crompton Parkinson electric motor was installed in 1937 to run a pump in the basement. As Cambridge grew, more pumping capacity was needed, so the electric motor and pump were used as a back up for the steam and gas engines. The electric motor is rated at 114 horsepower (or 85kW).

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