Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

Poster used to publicise the Exhibition768 views
Visitors were invited to comment on the Exhibition994 views
Presenting the Heritage Award813 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 Award786 viewsGroup Engineering Director & JCB Dieselmax Director
Mirrlees, Bickerton & Day 50hp Diesel Engine1537 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 area965 views
Looking down the exhibition area towards Mirrlees No 11196 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 point1038 viewsJCB Dieselmax engine - fastest diesel engine in the world
Perkins display stand1170 views
Examples of fuel injection equipment for demonstration purposes1141 viewsin background you can see the Hornsby-Ackroyd Oil Engine built in 1896
View of exhibition displays991 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 3941027 viewsdelivered 20th November 1903 to University of Birmingham
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