Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

Ruston 6VRK


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Rattling Monsters Exhibition

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31 files, last one added on May 13, 2006
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Steam Section


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Gardner Exhibition 2004

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78 files, last one added on Jul 08, 2006
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Doxford Engine


42 files, last one added on Apr 07, 2007
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MAN Diesel Engine being restored


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Diesel Exhibition 2008


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Ruston VXA rescue and restoration


42 files, last one added on Jan 17, 2011
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Random files - Engines at the Museum
Cleaning work in progress on water jacket, nb the old repair1030 viewsRuston VXA
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Prizes for the Grand Raffle1251 viewsa raffle had been held throughout the summer of 2004 to help raise funds to help towards the cost of the exhibition
Looking down the exhibition area towards Mirrlees No 11511 viewsFirst diesel engine ever built in the UK (in Glasgow) 1897. Also the 3rd ever to have been built in the world.
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View of the display area1186 viewsThere is an area of display materials and interpretive boards to help the visitor understand about the engines and the manufacturers
Dismantling the engine at the college2680 viewsPhotographs showing the first stage of dismantling, taken last week in September 2006 by Maurice Clyde

Crankshaft being unloaded by the Sutton crane2007 viewsUnloading continues
Walter Higgenbotham, Mayor of Cheshire East and Mayor of Poynton1299 viewsrelax and discuss the engine after its inaugral run
Gardner 4FHM different view3075 views

Last additions - Engines at the Museum
original lubricators1390 viewsSep 26, 2011
Info on S S Stott Company1162 viewsSep 26, 2011
Mayor of Cheshire East makes a short speech of welcome1152 viewsGeoff Challinor in foregroundSep 26, 2011
view of the whole engine1143 viewsand viewing platformsSep 26, 2011
once the engine is running visitors are invited up on the platform 1103 viewsto inspect the engine under the guidance of our volunteersSep 26, 2011
there wasn't an inch that didn't get photographed1131 viewsSep 26, 2011
view from the back1107 viewsSep 26, 2011
everything was polished and ready1096 viewsSep 26, 2011