Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Second lot of parts arrive at museum2893 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 200633333
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Geoff explains the working and history of the Rattling Monsters1154 viewsPhoto courtesy of Barry Job33333
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Starting the engine1592 viewsGeoff in the process of starting the engine33333
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Inside crank case2644 viewsPhotograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde, taken w/c 16 October 2006 whilst engine being dismantled33333
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Dismantling the engine at the college3119 viewsPhotographs showing the first stage of dismantling, taken last week in September 2006 by Maurice Clyde33333
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Second lot of parts arrive at museum2326 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 200633333
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3 cylinder vertical National gas engine3827 views33333
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Closer view of the replica engine816 viewsReplica of Diesel's engine that was built in 1897 and is considered to be the first diesel engine. It had been preceded by two experimental motors in 1882/93 and 1894. However, they did not work satisfactorily.

Replica built for MAN Truck & Bus to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Diesel's birth, 2008.

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Crossley Brothers Atmospheric Engine1294 viewsThis is an example of the largest size built of the Crossley Brothers Atmospheric-Free Piston engine; it is rated at 3 horsepower

Built 1877; Flywheel 59 x 3⅛; Total height 104; Height to shaft 74
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Deep in conversation796 viewsSome of our "Friends" sorting out the cares of the world33333
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Foundations for lean to being laid, summer 2003, John and Ian1809 views33333
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