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A print of the steam pressure gauge

Museum of Movement

Museum of Movement

The steam pressure gauge proved to be a challenge. All engines in India had converted to Kilogrammes per square centimeter and had hand painted faces. After getting in touch with Mr. Adrian Shooter, who owns a B Class engine in the UK, I was able to obtain pictures of the dial on his locomotive from the former director of the DHR Mr. Subrato Nath. Some heightening of the contrast through a simple photo editing software and a contact print gave me the right size of dial – 13 mm in diameter, which can be read with a magnifying glass.

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