Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


Top rated - Diesel Exhibition 2008
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Chairman of the IMechE Heritage Committee wows the volunteers with her footwear1432 viewsthey have measuring tapes up the back.

Prof Isobel Pollock - Chairman of IMechE Heritage Committee
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Perkins display stand1506 views33333
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Looking down the exhibition area towards Mirrlees No 11537 viewsFirst diesel engine ever built in the UK (in Glasgow) 1897. Also the 3rd ever to have been built in the world.22222
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Visitors were invited to comment on the Exhibition1318 views22222
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MAN Serial number 3943027 viewsdelivered 20th November 1903 to University of Birmingham22222
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Examples of fuel injection equipment for demonstration purposes1486 viewsin background you can see the Hornsby-Ackroyd Oil Engine built in 1896 11111
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Geoff with Mirlees No 11587 viewslast minute adjustments before the Exhibition begins.

This is the first engine every built in the UK (and only the 3rd ever built in the world). It was completed in November 1897 by Mirrlees, Watson, Yaryan & Company Limited in Glasgow.
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Mirrlees models1759 viewsa range of models shows engine development through the years00000
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View of exhibition displays1334 viewsLeft is sectioned Paxman Ricardo engine, then pieces of the Doxford single-cylinder engine (timing chain, big end, control panel, etc) then screen where videos about Diesel were played throughout the season.00000
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Interpretation boards helped to divide up the area2912 views00000
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Drawing board as you enter the exhibition area1295 views00000
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JCB area from another view point1371 viewsJCB Dieselmax engine - fastest diesel engine in the world00000
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