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[[Image:Metrovick01.jpg|thumb| Metropolitan-Vickers steam turbine-generator at [[Tokomaru Steam Museum]], New Zealand]]
 
[[Image:Metrovick01.jpg|thumb| Metropolitan-Vickers steam turbine-generator at [[Tokomaru Steam Museum]], New Zealand]]
 
[[Image:Im1925EnV140-p412.jpg|thumb| 1925. ]]
 
[[Image:Im1925EnV140-p412.jpg|thumb| 1925. ]]
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[[Image:Im1925EnV139-p482.jpg|thumb| 1925. ]]
 
[[image:Im1929v147-p690.jpg|thumb| 1929.]]
 
[[image:Im1929v147-p690.jpg|thumb| 1929.]]
 
[[image:Im19300509ERBT-Metro.jpg|thumb| May 1930. ]]
 
[[image:Im19300509ERBT-Metro.jpg|thumb| May 1930. ]]

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Small geared pass-out steam turbine at Manchester's Museum of Science and Industry (MoSI)
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1921.
1922.
1922.3000 Kilowatt Turbo-Generator at Park Gate Ironworks.
1922. Large Electric Transformers.
Metropolitan-Vickers steam turbine-generator at Tokomaru Steam Museum, New Zealand
1925.
1925.
1929.
May 1930.
1936. Battersea Power Station.
1936. Battersea Power Station.
1936. Battersea Power Station.
1940.
1940.
April 1945.
1945. Mobile Power Stations for U.S.S.R
1946.
1955.
1956. Two-cylinder Metrovick sets installed in Agecroft Power Station.
1958.
1958. 330kV air-blast circuit breaker.
February 1959. Metrovick Oil Circuit Breakers.
1959. 330kV air-blast circuit breaker.

Note: This is a sub-section of Metropolitan-Vickers

1919 Construction of steam turbines, generators, transformers, switchgear and converter plant had been a major part of the activities of the predecessor company, British Westinghouse.

Also see Metropolitan-Vickers High Voltage Research Laboratory

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