Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

Category Albums Files
Engines at the Museum
8 253
Ruston 6VRK


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5 files, last one added on Apr 10, 2006
Album viewed 829 times

Rattling Monsters Exhibition


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31 files, last one added on May 13, 2006
Album viewed 738 times

Steam Section


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30 files, last one added on Sep 26, 2011
Album viewed 713 times

Gardner Exhibition 2004


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78 files, last one added on Jul 08, 2006
Album viewed 779 times

Doxford Engine


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42 files, last one added on Apr 07, 2007
Album viewed 918 times

MAN Diesel Engine being restored


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7 files, last one added on Apr 06, 2008
Album viewed 505 times

Diesel Exhibition 2008


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18 files, last one added on May 25, 2009
Album viewed 694 times

Ruston VXA rescue and restoration


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42 files, last one added on Jan 17, 2011
Album viewed 684 times

8 albums on 1 page(s)

Archive photos of engines and museum views
28 1,177
General views around the museum 2007


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General views around the museum

25 files, last one added on Apr 22, 2007
Album viewed 625 times

General - up to 2008


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Images of some of the museum's engines

121 files, last one added on Apr 22, 2007
Album viewed 628 times

Visitors & Midsummer Mingle (up to 2008)


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72 files, last one added on Jul 14, 2008
Album viewed 670 times

Our volunteers at work up to 2010


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73 files, last one added on Apr 16, 2010
Album viewed 579 times

New arrivals & projects 2012


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14 files, last one added on Feb 01, 2011
Album viewed 557 times

Archive Photos of buildings and engines


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33 files, last one added on Dec 18, 2006
Album viewed 576 times

Craft Centre up to 2010


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32 files, last one added on Apr 20, 2010
Album viewed 556 times

2011 Season


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5 files, last one added on Aug 25, 2011
Album viewed 408 times

Artwork for Exhibition June 2012


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22 files, last one added on Sep 28, 2012
Album viewed 536 times

Naming Ceremony for Memorial Building - August 2006


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10 files, last one added on Sep 03, 2006
Album viewed 414 times

Group Visits (up to 2008)


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127 files, last one added on Sep 18, 2008
Album viewed 552 times

Local History up to 2010


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40 files, last one added on Oct 04, 2009
Album viewed 536 times

28 albums on 3 page(s) 1

Company Histories
3 64
National Gas and Oil Engine Co.


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Pictures from the company history of The National Gas & Oil Engine Co. Ltd

4 files, last one added on Apr 10, 2006
Album viewed 423 times

Mirrlees Blackstone Company


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Pictures from the company history of Mirrlees Blackstone

9 files, last one added on Apr 10, 2006
Album viewed 458 times

Rustons - Vulcan Foundry


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Pictures from the company history of The Vulcan Foundry

51 files, last one added on Apr 10, 2006
Album viewed 613 times

 

3 albums on 1 page(s)

1,538 files in 40 albums and 3 categories with 12 comments viewed 1,434,889 times

2013 Closing Weekend


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44 files, last one added on Oct 31, 2013
Album viewed 510 times

 

1 albums on 1 page(s)

Random files
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Display case being assembled1391 viewsmany additional items were loaned to the museum to display during the exhibition including photographs and trinkets from the Gardner family
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North West Stationary Engine Association members448 viewssome of the exhibitors and their engines at the rally, Sunday 29th
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How many men does it take to run a Mirrlees?909 views
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Poster914 views
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Geoff with Mirlees No 11624 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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Vickers Petter engine runs for 1st time1002 views16 August 2011. Don "the governor" looks on proudly
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Institute of Road Transport Engineers491 viewsdemonstrating the original Gardner 4L2
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Geoff chats to the RR Griffon engine owners on arrrival 1024 viewsRR Griffon engine at Closing Weekend 2009

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pick on someone your own size1359 viewsour model engines proved a great hit with children of all agesOct 31, 2013
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Rolls Royce marine engine1345 viewsOct 31, 2013
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A-frame steam engine1295 viewsOct 31, 2013
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Beam engine running1349 viewsOct 31, 2013
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Cheryl starts the Stott steam engine1430 viewsOct 31, 2013
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engines in main building running1409 viewsOct 31, 2013
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more Gardner engines being run1504 viewsOct 31, 2013
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Eddie Fish about to run the Vickers Petter1384 viewsOct 31, 2013