Brunel in the Great Eastern at 1 , 148 scale of Liverpool 's Maritime Museum was broken up a large vessel on the River Mersey in 1888. the cabins of the original still exists and is part of the Great Eastern Hotel in Birkenhead on the Mersey .
Liverpool Maritime Museum model of a vibrating cylinder engine for the Great Eastern
A propeller installed in the Great Eastern 8m in diameter . Each blade is cast , they are fitted with a boss cast iron.
It is the first transatlantic trip was made from Southampton on June 17, 1860 arriving in New York on June 28. With an average speed of 14 knots