Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Exhibition area takes shape392 views
1000 Engine Rally 2007 inside our stall392 viewsvisitor intrigued by the crated Blackstone engine.

Blackstone Type JPI, HP 16, RPM 800, Engine Number JPL 83L 301. It had been sent to the African Water Technology Exhibition, Nairobi, Kenya in 1982 where it was on Stand No 109 driving a water pump. It was recently found (still crated) having been returned from the Exhibition to the Mirrlees factory in 1982. It had lain forgotten about for 25 years!
Roy in the shop with CCTV screen in background392 views
PEEMS March 2008392 viewsmembers of the Pickering Experimental Engineering & Model Society visit the museum
Explaining how it works392 viewsTim explains how the Rattling Monster operates. Taken during the Saturday night visit from the 1000 Engine Rally
Watching engines in the main hall running392 viewsTaken during the Saturday night visit from the 1000 Engine Rally
Driveway needs more work391 views
Extension October 2003.jpg
Display of models391 viewsthe area that is now houses the Poynton Local History was used to house models in October 2003, note the dirt floor. Over that winter concrete was laid.
Exhibition are being cleared during closed season 05/06391 views
First Atmospheric in place for Exhibition391 views
Visitors admire the collection of pistons in the Memorial building391 viewsthe building now has several interesting "groupings" to examine
Mirrlees Models being admired391 viewsthe Memorial building now has several interesting "groupings" to examine
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