The firebox of the Windsor 40

A look into the firebox of the Windsor 40 coal-fired, cast iron domestic hot water heater

A look into the firebox of the Windsor 40 coal-fired, cast iron domestic hot water heater reveals the means used to remove the ash. Turning a handle on the front of the unit tipped the grate so the ash fell into the collection chamber below where it could be easily removed through the access door.

G. Leslie Oliver, Mark Dorlandt Photography.
Ron Shuker, Nigel Heseltine
c. 1940
2003.081
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