Cochran Borderer Boiler
Object ID1026877
Date1995-07-10
Works No25/1351
Accession NoIF:2014:389
StatusNot On Display
Category Steam Machinery
Collection IDInternal Fire Core Collection
Made ByBIB Cochran
Made InAnnan, Scotland
Description3000lbs/hr oil fired boier
LocationUnknown
ConditionGood
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Conservation/ Maintenance History
Strip
2018-06-01

Boiler stripped to bare shell and sent to repairers. Door sent up to Cochran for new lining and mod to Riello burner.


Returned from repair
2018-11-04

Boiler returned from repair. Shell sandblasted and corroded flange faces sorted. Shell moved into boiler room.


Assembly
2019-02-01

Basic assembly complete, new flue fitted and piped up to main. New feed pump fitted and new Riello burner. New boiler control box built by volunteer Robert Postance


Annual Test
2019-02-04

Boiler tested, no problems.


Commissioning
2019-02-21

Mobrey controls serviced by Rosemount and boiler steamed for the first time by boiler inspector. No issues and cert given.

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