Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


Ruston 6VRK


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5 files, last one added on Apr 10, 2006
Album viewed 1664 times

Rattling Monsters Exhibition


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31 files, last one added on May 13, 2006
Album viewed 1718 times

Steam Section


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30 files, last one added on Sep 26, 2011
Album viewed 1704 times

Gardner Exhibition 2004


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78 files, last one added on Jul 08, 2006
Album viewed 1796 times

Doxford Engine


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42 files, last one added on Apr 07, 2007
Album viewed 2215 times

MAN Diesel Engine being restored


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7 files, last one added on Apr 06, 2008
Album viewed 1224 times

Diesel Exhibition 2008


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18 files, last one added on May 25, 2009
Album viewed 1646 times

Ruston VXA rescue and restoration


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42 files, last one added on Jan 17, 2011
Album viewed 1645 times

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Random files - Engines at the Museum
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It was lifted out in one piece after cylinder were taken off2399 viewsRuston VXA in workshop prior to restoration and cleaning
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Restoration work on the MAN Diesel - cylinder head inlet and exhaust valves2470 viewsin preparation for the Diesel Exhibition.
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Lighting each cylinder head1976 viewsthe museum will be on the 2006 version of the series "What's On" to be screened in August
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Don Foden applies preventative oil against rust3987 viewsDon is an ex-Mirrlees man. He was the engine-build and test foreman then Plant Manager. He grins and tells people he now brushes up at the Anson.
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Wot - no shed, another job that needs doing. Note non-standard outrigger bearing.6044 views
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Foundations after engine removed2308 views
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Geoff works on the large engine2160 viewsTurning the flywheel before running the 3bhp engine
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Alternative view of the engine being started2115 viewsAlternative view of the engine being started by Geoff

Last additions - Engines at the Museum
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original lubricators2419 viewsSep 26, 2011
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Info on S S Stott Company2197 viewsSep 26, 2011
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Mayor of Cheshire East makes a short speech of welcome2158 viewsGeoff Challinor in foregroundSep 26, 2011
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view of the whole engine2152 viewsand viewing platformsSep 26, 2011
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once the engine is running visitors are invited up on the platform 2112 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 photographed2154 viewsSep 26, 2011
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view from the back2130 viewsSep 26, 2011
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everything was polished and ready2091 viewsSep 26, 2011