Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Paul Gardner opens the Exhibition3378 viewsPaul Gardner opens the Exhibition and thanks the museum for collecting such a wonderful display of Garder engines and memorabilia
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Next stage of the dismantling process3361 viewsTaken at the college w/c 2 Oct 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
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The giant flywheel only just manages to fit up the museum drive3347 viewsThe flywheel can be seen just skirting the tree on the left
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side view of the Stott mill engine3328 views
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Relief now its all done3322 viewsNow that the Exhibition preparations are finished the relief shows on the face of a volunteer while they chat to visitors
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Gardner 2LW3295 viewsrestored by Charles Mills, ready to go into a canal narrowboat
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I don't think they will manage to lift it off on their own3267 viewsPreparing the 25 ton flywheel for unloading
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more Gardner engines being run3264 views
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The load can be seen in front of the crane3260 viewsThe crankshaft and water brake prior to unloading
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Geoff explains how the atmospheric engine works3234 viewsMuseums at Night
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crowd gathers in anticipation3229 viewsLargest Steam Engine in Cheshire, 1st public run on Friday 23rd September 2011. First time in over 50 years.
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Gallery above the engine allows visitors to watch it all unfold below them3226 viewsLargest Steam Engine in Cheshire back in steam
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