Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Gardner 2LW1263 views24 bhp at 1200 rpm
Engine no 169677 built between 1 July 1969 and 2 January 1970
Used on a ship to drive a winch unit until 1999
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National 25hp gas engine serial no. 176591259 views
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Larger size gas producer plant1257 views
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1254 viewsAround the year 1903, the Admiralty ordered two engines, each of 160 BHP at 400 r.p.m. for installation in the battleship HMS Dreadnought.
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Geoff Challinor outside the museum main building.1253 views
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Engines in main hall April 20071244 viewsCampbell and Crossley
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Series of photographs starting the 4L2 for the first time (1)1241 viewsafter its restoration work - just prior to the EHHS presentation May 2005
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1bhp Atmospheric Engine1235 viewsAn example of the first style of the Crossley Brothers Atmospheric-Free Piston engine; it is rated at 1 horsepower
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Series of photographs starting the 4L2 for the first time (2)1228 viewsafter its restoration work - just prior to the EHHS presentation May 2005
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1226 viewsIn 1926 attention was paid to the development of other enclosed types, incorporating forced lubrication and two models were designed, one having a bore of 12.5 inches and a stroke of 19 inches, developing 60 BHP per cylinder at 300 r.p.m. and the other having a bore of 13 and three quarter inches and a stroke of 19 inches, developing 75 BHP per cylinder at 375 r.p.m.

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sectioned Paxman Ricardo engine1224 viewsfrom Leeds University. This is proving to be a popular exhibit showing the inner workings of an engine.
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Pete gets caught photographing the photographer1219 viewsduring the presentation of the EHHS plaque May 2005
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