Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


Most viewed - Steam Section
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engine just before running899 views
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Walter Higgenbotham, Mayor of Cheshire East and Mayor of Poynton843 viewsrelax and discuss the engine after its inaugral run
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original lubricators824 views
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Geoff gives a brief history of where the engine came from 783 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
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Frank Barton (91) whose family owned Barton Mill where the engine came from684 views
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Mayor of Cheshire East makes a short speech of welcome684 viewsGeoff Challinor in foreground
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Info on S S Stott Company682 views
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Walter Higgenbotham was invited to start the engine for its 1st run678 viewsWalter was instrumental, along with Les Cawley, for taking the engine out of the Albion Mill in Hazel Grove some 27 years ago
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view of the whole engine655 viewsand viewing platforms
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looking down on the flywheel from the gallery648 views
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Geoff Challinor invites the Mayor of Cheshire East to say a few words646 viewshe described the museum as the jewel in the crown at the North West end of the County
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there wasn't an inch that didn't get photographed643 views
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