Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


Most viewed - Steam Section
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original lubricators1249 views
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Walter Higgenbotham, Mayor of Cheshire East and Mayor of Poynton1182 viewsrelax and discuss the engine after its inaugral run
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engine just before running1149 views
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Geoff gives a brief history of where the engine came from 1127 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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Info on S S Stott Company1023 views
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Mayor of Cheshire East makes a short speech of welcome1015 viewsGeoff Challinor in foreground
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view of the whole engine1004 viewsand viewing platforms
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there wasn't an inch that didn't get photographed993 views
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Frank Barton (91) whose family owned Barton Mill where the engine came from981 views
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view from the back971 views
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once the engine is running visitors are invited up on the platform 967 viewsto inspect the engine under the guidance of our volunteers
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Walter Higgenbotham was invited to start the engine for its 1st run963 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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