Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

Most viewed - Engines at the Museum
Series of photographs starting the 4L2 for the first time (6)1575 viewsafter its restoration work - just prior to the EHHS presentation May 2005
Patterns used to make the replica1567 viewsThe magnificent replica has been lovingly built by Wayne Timms and Dave Allen (members of the Friends of the Anson Engine Museum). It is of engine number 361 that was originally built in 1871. These are the patterns they used while making it.
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Geoff works on the large engine1564 viewsTurning the flywheel before running the 3bhp engine
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better view of the winch1563 viewsthe winch that can be seen in the background is the original that was used with this engine. It is in the process of being connected so it can raise a crane jib
Gardner 4CR built 1908 engine number 74541561 viewsMarine petrol engine sold for installation on a 32' private launch named "Mascot" (but later renamed "Duchess") and used on Lake Windermere
Capturing the blowlamp being lit1559 viewsthe museum will be on the 2006 version of the series "What's On" to be screened in August
Posing for the camera1554 viewsthe museum will be on the 2006 version of the series "What's On" to be screened in August
Geoff says a few words at the presentation1554 viewsJust before the presentation of the EHHS plaque May 2005
Chairman of the IMechE Heritage Committee wows the volunteers with her footwear1546 viewsthey have measuring tapes up the back.

Prof Isobel Pollock - Chairman of IMechE Heritage Committee
Gardner 4FHM view from flywheel end1541 views
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View along the line up - from the left1540 viewsIn the foreground is the 3bhp with the other vertical engines in the background
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Front view of 3bhp showing makers plate1539 viewsIn fantastic condition for its age (built 1877) this view shows the gear detail from the front and the makers plate
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