Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Second lot of parts arrive at museum2370 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 2006
Geoff explains how the atmospheric engine works2367 viewsMuseums at Night
2340 views'HP', having a bore of 13.75 inches and stroke 21 inches was also developed during this period., made in five to eight cylinders in-line sizes, either normally aspirated or turbocharged.
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View of the Gardner room2303 viewsTaken standing beside the 4T5 and looking up the room
Next stage of the dismantling process2298 viewsTaken at the college w/c 2 Oct 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
Fly wheel (estimated at 20+ tons)2298 viewsPhotograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde, taken w/c 16 October 2006 whilst engine being dismantled
17 ton crank being lowered into place2290 viewsbelow the crank you can see the giant flywheel
1955 Crossley 16hp diesel engine serial no. 145173. This was an instructional engine used at Chesterfield College of Technology2287 views
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Second lot of parts arrive at museum2279 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 2006
Crowd gathers to view the Gardner 4T52267 viewsassembling in front of the large Gardner the crowd anticipate it being lit and run
Visitors assemble at far end of the Gardner Room2263 views
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Paul Gardner opens the Exhibition2259 viewsPaul Gardner opens the Exhibition and thanks the museum for collecting such a wonderful display of Garder engines and memorabilia
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