Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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3 cylinder vertical National gas engine5259 views
Larger size gas producer plant5144 views
Trailer split to unload the engine5050 views
Flywheel arriving at the museum 2nd April 20074844 viewsThe 25 ton flywheel can be seen as the lorry arrives in the museum drive
Gardner 4T5 being prepared4807 viewsA crowd gathers to watch the Gardner 4T5 being warmed up and run. This impressive engine always draws a crowd of admirers.
Pulling into the unusually tidy carpark.4768 views
First stages of the dismantling4598 viewsTaken at the college last week September, 2006 by Maurice Clyde.
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Fit Fly Wheel4570 viewsWhen the engine was installed at the Marine College in Oct 1967, view of fly wheel being fitted.
Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
1897 air blast injection single cylinder diesel engine according to Diesel's design.4502 viewsThe first diesel built in Britain
Don Foden applies preventative oil against rust4433 viewsDon is an ex-Mirrlees man. He was the engine-build and test foreman then Plant Manager. He grins and tells people he now brushes up at the Anson.
Next stage of the dismantling process4402 viewsTaken at the college w/c 2 Oct 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
Second lot of parts arrive at museum4379 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 2006
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