Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

Most viewed - Rattling Monsters Exhibition
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What a line up!4101 viewsLooking towards the large 3bhp engine with the other vertical engines in the foreground
Relief now its all done3440 viewsNow that the Exhibition preparations are finished the relief shows on the face of a volunteer while they chat to visitors
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3bhp engine with one week to go to the Exhibition3308 viewslooking almost bare now that it can be seen connected up to the winch, exhaust pipe and gas pipes in place
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1bhp Atmospheric Engine3237 viewsAn example of the first style of the Crossley Brothers Atmospheric-Free Piston engine; it is rated at 1 horsepower
Replica engine from the left3217 viewsReplica engine from the left
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Close up of the 1bhp engine showing makers plate3028 viewsThis engine is in lovely condition as can be seen in this close up view
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Looking along the line of engines towards the large 3bhp engine2903 viewsthis magnificent line up is unique! It contains the replica 1/4 bhp engine; the 1bhp and the 3bhp
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Close up of gears from the back of the engine2844 viewsview showing more of the detail of the gears from the back of the engine
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3bhp Crossley Atmospheric Engine2820 viewsThis engine belonged to W Butler & Co, tar distillers, Silverthorne Lane, St Philips, Bristol BS2. It was used to drive a winch and crane jib for barge unloading.

The original winch can be seen in the background of the picture
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Geoff working on the large engine2792 viewsThis is an example of the largest size built of the Crossley Brothers Atmospheric-Free Piston engine; it is rated at 3 horsepower
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Crossley plate on the 3bhp2788 viewsLarge engine displaying the Crossley plate - which was used in our 2006 brochure for the museum
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Close up of the gear wheels on the First Style Crossley Atmospheric2765 viewsDetails of the gears and mechanisms show in this shot
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