Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

Ruston 6VRK


5 files, last one added on Apr 10, 2006
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Rattling Monsters Exhibition

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

Steam Section


30 files, last one added on Sep 26, 2011
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Gardner Exhibition 2004

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

Doxford Engine


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

MAN Diesel Engine being restored


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

Diesel Exhibition 2008


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

Ruston VXA rescue and restoration


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

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Random files - Engines at the Museum
It was lifted out in one piece after cylinder were taken off2399 viewsRuston VXA in workshop prior to restoration and cleaning
Restoration work on the MAN Diesel - cylinder head inlet and exhaust valves2470 viewsin preparation for the Diesel Exhibition.
Lighting each cylinder head1976 viewsthe museum will be on the 2006 version of the series "What's On" to be screened in August
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.
Wot - no shed, another job that needs doing. Note non-standard outrigger bearing.6044 views
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
original lubricators2419 viewsSep 26, 2011
Info on S S Stott Company2197 viewsSep 26, 2011
Mayor of Cheshire East makes a short speech of welcome2158 viewsGeoff Challinor in foregroundSep 26, 2011
view of the whole engine2152 viewsand viewing platformsSep 26, 2011
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
there wasn't an inch that didn't get photographed2154 viewsSep 26, 2011
view from the back2130 viewsSep 26, 2011
everything was polished and ready2091 viewsSep 26, 2011