Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Next stage of the dismantling process2120 viewsTaken at the college w/c 2 Oct 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
(10 votes)
The next load arrives on a glorious sunny day1929 viewsCrank shaft and water brake - each weighing 17 tons22222
(7 votes)
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Crankshaft being lowered2420 viewsWhen the engine was installed at the Marine College in Oct 1967.
Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
(6 votes)
The load can be seen in front of the crane1706 viewsThe crankshaft and water brake prior to unloading22222
(5 votes)
Flywheel arriving at the museum 2nd April 20073068 viewsThe 25 ton flywheel can be seen as the lorry arrives in the museum drive22222
(29 votes)
View of the crankshaft2121 viewsPhotograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde, taken w/c 16 October 2006 whilst engine being dismantled22222
(7 votes)
First stages of the dismantling2541 viewsTaken at the college last week September, 2006 by Maurice Clyde.22222
(7 votes)
Engine information board2578 viewsDetails of the engine that were displayed at the college11111
(10 votes)
Next stage of the dismantling at the college2211 viewsPhotograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde taken at South Shields college w/c 16th Oct 200611111
(13 votes)
Crane unloads the Water Brake weighing 17 tons1633 views11111
(3 votes)
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Engineers at college3231 viewsThe engineers at the college when the engine was installed in Oct 1967.
Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
(29 votes)
Don Foden applies preventative oil against rust2792 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.11111
(26 votes)
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