Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Roof trusses above Stott steam engine370 views
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21 ton excavator at work370 viewsthis much needed heavy equipment was loaned (as a donation) from Paul Jackson Plant Hire of Macclesfield
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dozer loaned by Paul Jackson at work370 views
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Building materials being unloaded on site369 views
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Our 2000th visitor369 views
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Members of the Heywood Society368 views
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More materials arrive on site367 views
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1000 Engine Rally 2007 inside our stall367 viewsGeoff runs the Atkinson-cycle engine for the crowd
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Ready for the Gardner 4T5 to be run367 viewstaken during the Saturday night visit from the 1000 Engine Rally
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1000 Engine Rally 2007 the Atkinson engine inside our stall365 viewsIt was built c1883, Engine No 643. One of only two known to have survived, (the other is at the Henry Ford Museum in America). It does 4 strokes of the piston to 1 revolution of the crankshaft. It is on loan to the Anson Engine Museum from the Techniek Museum Delft. Our sincere thanks to Dr Korving for permission to take the engine to the 1000 Engine Rally, Astle Park.
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Shot 3364 viewsfor the first time at the museum, June 2008.

It hadn't been run since the 1970's
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Jowett Car Club March 2008362 viewsmembers of the North West section of the Jowett Car Club visit the museum in their beautiful cars
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