Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


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Next stage of the dismantling process1950 viewsTaken at the college w/c 2 Oct 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
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Second lot of parts arrive at museum1901 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 2006
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The next load arrives on a glorious sunny day1888 viewsCrank shaft and water brake - each weighing 17 tons
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Second lot of parts arrive at museum1875 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 2006
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Fly wheel (estimated at 20+ tons)1856 viewsPhotograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde, taken w/c 16 October 2006 whilst engine being dismantled
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17 ton crank being lowered into place1848 viewsbelow the crank you can see the giant flywheel
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Next stage of the dismantling process1835 viewsTaken at the college w/c 2 Oct 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
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Second lot of parts arrive at museum1823 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 2006
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Second lot of parts arrive at museum1822 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 2006
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Next stage of the dismantling process1805 viewsTaken at the college w/c 2 Oct 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
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I don't think they will manage to lift it off on their own1735 viewsPreparing the 25 ton flywheel for unloading
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The giant flywheel only just manages to fit up the museum drive1721 viewsThe flywheel can be seen just skirting the tree on the left
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