Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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1749 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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Blackstone oil engine1743 views
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Series of photographs starting the 4L2 for the first time (5)1740 viewsafter its restoration work - just prior to the EHHS presentation May 2005
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1731 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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Gardner 2LW1730 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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Gardner 2LW1726 viewsrestored by Charles Mills, ready to go into a canal narrowboat
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Right wall of the main room looking away from reception April 20071722 views
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View of the air blast injector needle valve1720 viewsremoved for inspection
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Series of photographs starting the 4L2 for the first time (4)1713 viewsafter its restoration work - just prior to the EHHS presentation May 2005
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1929 National NV diesel engine1711 views
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Pete gets caught photographing the photographer1704 viewsduring the presentation of the EHHS plaque May 2005
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