Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


Ruston 6VRK


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5 files, last one added on Apr 10, 2006
Album viewed 2082 times

Rattling Monsters Exhibition


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31 files, last one added on May 13, 2006
Album viewed 2242 times

Steam Section


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30 files, last one added on Sep 26, 2011
Album viewed 2213 times

Gardner Exhibition 2004


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78 files, last one added on Jul 08, 2006
Album viewed 2311 times

Doxford Engine


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42 files, last one added on Apr 07, 2007
Album viewed 2845 times

MAN Diesel Engine being restored


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7 files, last one added on Apr 06, 2008
Album viewed 1602 times

Diesel Exhibition 2008


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18 files, last one added on May 25, 2009
Album viewed 2149 times

Ruston VXA rescue and restoration


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42 files, last one added on Jan 17, 2011
Album viewed 2143 times

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Random files - Engines at the Museum
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3bhp Crossley Atmospheric Engine2660 viewsThis engine belonged to W Butler & Co, tar distillers, Silverthorne Lane, St Philips, Bristol BS2. It was used to drive a winch and crane jib for barge unloading.

The original winch can be seen in the background of the picture
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First stages of the dismantling3880 viewsTaken at the college last week September, 2006 by Maurice Clyde.
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Closer view of the line up2483 viewsthis shows a clearer view of the engines and the connection between the large engine and the winch
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Roger entertains3350 viewsRoger Gardner, one of the museum volunteers, starts the 4T5
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Second lot of parts arrive at museum6020 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 2006
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Engine partly dismantled ready for transportation to Cheshire2576 viewsJanuary 1997
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original lubricators2882 views
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Gardner 6LK3827 viewsthis engine was loaned to the museum during the exhibition in 2004. It was the first time this engine has been on view to the public.

Last additions - Engines at the Museum
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original lubricators2882 viewsSep 26, 2011
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Info on S S Stott Company2653 viewsSep 26, 2011
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Mayor of Cheshire East makes a short speech of welcome2619 viewsGeoff Challinor in foregroundSep 26, 2011
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view of the whole engine2625 viewsand viewing platformsSep 26, 2011
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once the engine is running visitors are invited up on the platform 2565 viewsto inspect the engine under the guidance of our volunteersSep 26, 2011
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there wasn't an inch that didn't get photographed2606 viewsSep 26, 2011
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view from the back2578 viewsSep 26, 2011
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everything was polished and ready2538 viewsSep 26, 2011