Historic Engineering Models in Parsons Building
There are a number of interesting historic steam power engineering models on display in the main lobby of the Parsons Building, which is generally accessible for visitors Mon-Fri between 9am-5pm. Those interested in historic steam engines should consider a visit to the Steam Museum in Straffan, Co. Kildare, approximately 25 km from Dublin city centre.
Parsons Turbo-Generator (see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Algernon_Parsons)
Pyracmon Locomotive Model (see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GWR_Pyracmon_Class)
Display Case 2 (from left to right: an oscillating steam engine, a Maudslay engine, and James Watt's engine)
For more information, please contact Garrett Lyons.