Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


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Leading into the Exhibition Hall838 viewsDdisplay materials and interpretive boards lead the visitor through to the Exhibition Hall44444
(2 votes)
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1bhp Atmospheric Engine1233 viewsAn example of the first style of the Crossley Brothers Atmospheric-Free Piston engine; it is rated at 1 horsepower 44444
(9 votes)
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903 viewsFirst style of the Crossley Brothers Atmospheric-Free Piston engine; it is rated at 1 horsepower.
Serial No 481 Flywheel 41 x 3⅝
Total height 79 Height to shaft 58
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(5 votes)
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another close up view of the gears on the 3bhp862 viewsview from the back showing the gears in detail44444
(4 votes)
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better view of the winch966 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 jib44444
(4 votes)
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Close up of the gear wheels on the First Style Crossley Atmospheric970 viewsDetails of the gears and mechanisms show in this shot44444
(6 votes)
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Gear wheels of 1bhp engine from the back871 viewsDetailed view of the first style of the Crossley Brothers Atmospheric-Free Piston engine; it is rated at 1 horsepower 44444
(5 votes)
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3bhp Crossley Atmospheric Engine1079 viewsThis engine belonged to W Butler & Co, tar distillers, Silverthorne Lane, St Philips, Bristol BS2. It was used to drive a winch and crane jib for barge unloading.

The original winch can be seen in the background of the picture
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(7 votes)
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Close up of the 1bhp engine showing makers plate1204 viewsThis engine is in lovely condition as can be seen in this close up view33333
(7 votes)
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What a line up!2172 viewsLooking towards the large 3bhp engine with the other vertical engines in the foreground33333
(12 votes)
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Close up of gears from the back of the engine1022 viewsview showing more of the detail of the gears from the back of the engine33333
(7 votes)
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Starting the engine1121 viewsGeoff in the process of starting the engine33333
(7 votes)
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