Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

Last additions - Engines at the Museum
view from the gallery673 viewsSep 26, 2011
engine just before running979 viewsSep 26, 2011
close view of second cylinder704 viewsSep 26, 2011
Geoff gives a brief history of where the engine came from 888 viewsStott Engine facts:
Built by SS Stott in 1903
Horizontal cross compound engine
Cylinders 12.5 inches and 22 inches by three inches
Flywheel 10 foot in diameter with a weight of 10 tons
HP Corliss Valves, LP Slide Valves
Indicated horsepower 200-250hp
Sep 26, 2011
Geoff Challinor invites the Mayor of Cheshire East to say a few words745 viewshe described the museum as the jewel in the crown at the North West end of the CountySep 26, 2011
Walter Higgenbotham was invited to start the engine for its 1st run782 viewsWalter was instrumental, along with Les Cawley, for taking the engine out of the Albion Mill in Hazel Grove some 27 years agoSep 26, 2011
Walter Higgenbotham, Mayor of Cheshire East and Mayor of Poynton945 viewsrelax and discuss the engine after its inaugral runSep 26, 2011
platform fitted to allow closer inspection of engine1098 viewsSep 26, 2011
Gallery above the engine allows visitors to watch it all unfold below them1421 viewsLargest Steam Engine in Cheshire back in steamSep 26, 2011
Geoff Baker double checks everything is ready1113 views1st public running of Largest Steam Engine in CheshireSep 26, 2011
crowd gathers in anticipation1523 viewsLargest Steam Engine in Cheshire, 1st public run on Friday 23rd September 2011. First time in over 50 years.Sep 26, 2011
Bright work beautifully polished for the occasion1751 viewsSep 26, 2011
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