Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

Poster used to publicise the Exhibition1813 views
Visitors were invited to comment on the Exhibition2016 views
Presenting the Heritage Award1873 viewsfrom the left
Geoff Challinor, Tim Leverton, Thelma Jackson (Mayor of Borough of Macclesfield) Colin Brown, IMechE’s Engineering Director
Tim Leverton displays the IMechE's Heritage Award1824 viewsGroup Engineering Director & JCB Dieselmax Director
Mirrlees, Bickerton & Day 50hp Diesel Engine2650 viewsIt had been situated in the thermodynamics laboratory at the Liverpool John Moores University. It was used to demonstrate simple testing techniques. It suffered a catastrophic failure in 1998 resulting in extensive damage including the cylinder liner and piston/con-rod assembly.
Drawing board as you enter the exhibition area1988 views
Looking down the exhibition area towards Mirrlees No 12234 viewsFirst diesel engine ever built in the UK (in Glasgow) 1897. Also the 3rd ever to have been built in the world.
JCB area from another view point2046 viewsJCB Dieselmax engine - fastest diesel engine in the world
Perkins display stand2204 views
Examples of fuel injection equipment for demonstration purposes2170 viewsin background you can see the Hornsby-Ackroyd Oil Engine built in 1896
View of exhibition displays2015 viewsLeft is sectioned Paxman Ricardo engine, then pieces of the Doxford single-cylinder engine (timing chain, big end, control panel, etc) then screen where videos about Diesel were played throughout the season.
MAN Serial number 3943729 viewsdelivered 20th November 1903 to University of Birmingham
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