Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


Last additions - Engines at the Museum
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Drawing board as you enter the exhibition area1349 viewsMay 25, 2009
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Looking down the exhibition area towards Mirrlees No 11592 viewsFirst diesel engine ever built in the UK (in Glasgow) 1897. Also the 3rd ever to have been built in the world.May 25, 2009
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JCB area from another view point1425 viewsJCB Dieselmax engine - fastest diesel engine in the worldMay 25, 2009
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Perkins display stand1562 viewsMay 25, 2009
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View of the JCB area1270 viewsMay 25, 2009
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Mirrlees, Bickerton & Day 50hp Diesel Engine1967 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.Sep 18, 2008
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View of the air blast injector needle valve1739 viewsremoved for inspectionApr 06, 2008
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shows the engine plate and the restoration work1810 viewsApr 06, 2008
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close up during restoration work1798 viewsshowing top of cylinderApr 06, 2008
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Don and Graham working on the MAN Diesel1908 viewsin preparation for the Diesel ExhibitionApr 06, 2008
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in the background can you see the face of Rudolf Diesel2065 viewswatching over the work being done on the MAN engine?Apr 06, 2008
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close up of cam shaft2075 viewsApr 06, 2008
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