Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Geoff explains the working and history of the Rattling Monsters994 viewsPhoto courtesy of Barry Job33333
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Starting the engine1415 viewsGeoff in the process of starting the engine33333
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Inside crank case2459 viewsPhotograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde, taken w/c 16 October 2006 whilst engine being dismantled33333
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Dismantling the engine at the college2929 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 museum2135 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 200633333
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3 cylinder vertical National gas engine2179 views33333
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Closer view of the replica engine702 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 Engine1118 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 conversation680 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 Ian1654 views33333
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Looking along the line of engines towards the large 3bhp engine1524 viewsthis magnificent line up is unique! It contains the replica 1/4 bhp engine; the 1bhp and the 3bhp33333
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