|Tangye Three Throw Pump|
|Object ID||3608|| |
|Collection ID||Internal Fire Core Collection|
|Made By||Tangyes Ltd|
|Made In||Birmingham, England|
|Description||From Guernsey where it worked in Bests Quarry,St Andrews Parrish. Transferred from Guernsey Museum|
|Location||Hall 1, Petter VD Bay|
|Conservation/ Maintenance History|Initial Strip
Although in poor looking condition, on stripping the pump was found to be in good order with the exception of one broken piston.
A new piston has been fabricated from steel tube and a PTFE little end for display purposes.
In the process of being installed in the Petter VD bay in Hall 1
The pump is now back in runnable condition although a return to pumping condition will require fabrication of a new piston.