Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Gardner 4L22923 viewsthis is the orginal 4L2 prototype engine that was orginally shown at the Shipping, Engineering & Machinery Exhibition, Olympia in September 1929.
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Interpretation boards helped to divide up the area2887 views
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First stages of the dismantling2870 viewsTaken at the college last week September, 2006 by Maurice Clyde.
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First stages of the dismantling2870 viewsTaken at the college last week September, 2006 by Maurice Clyde.
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Crank being fitted2822 viewsWhen the engine was installed at the Marine College in Oct 1967.
Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
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1897 air blast injection single cylinder diesel engine according to Diesel's design.2808 viewsThe first diesel built in Britain
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Crankshaft being lowered2796 viewsWhen the engine was installed at the Marine College in Oct 1967.
Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
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Second lot of parts arrive at museum2792 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 2006
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Dismantling the engine at the college2680 viewsPhotographs showing the first stage of dismantling, taken last week in September 2006 by Maurice Clyde

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Gardner 4T5 being prepared2679 viewsA crowd gathers to watch the Gardner 4T5 being warmed up and run. This impressive engine always draws a crowd of admirers.
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What a line up!2646 viewsLooking towards the large 3bhp engine with the other vertical engines in the foreground
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Dismantling the engine at the college2643 viewsPhotographs showing the first stage of dismantling, taken last week in September 2006 by Maurice Clyde
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