Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


Ruston 6VRK


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5 files, last one added on Apr 10, 2006
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Rattling Monsters Exhibition


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31 files, last one added on May 13, 2006
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Steam Section


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30 files, last one added on Sep 26, 2011
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Gardner Exhibition 2004


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78 files, last one added on Jul 08, 2006
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Doxford Engine


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42 files, last one added on Apr 07, 2007
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MAN Diesel Engine being restored


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7 files, last one added on Apr 06, 2008
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Diesel Exhibition 2008


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18 files, last one added on May 25, 2009
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Ruston VXA rescue and restoration


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42 files, last one added on Jan 17, 2011
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Random files - Engines at the Museum
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Relief now its all done3177 viewsNow that the Exhibition preparations are finished the relief shows on the face of a volunteer while they chat to visitors
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view of the flywheel on the Stott mill engine2771 viewsthis engine has been lovingly restored by our volunteers and will be run "in steam" in September 2011
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One of the four cylinders2066 viewsRuston VXA, we have tried to save as much of the original paint work as possible (including some lining) but due to the badly peeling paintwork a lot had to be stripped
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Looking down the bore of the cylinder2115 viewsRuston VXA
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Gardner 2LW2584 views24 bhp at 1200 rpm
Engine no 169677 built between 1 July 1969 and 2 January 1970
Used on a ship to drive a winch unit until 1999
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The giant flywheel only just manages to fit up the museum drive3216 viewsThe flywheel can be seen just skirting the tree on the left
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Next stage of the dismantling process3845 viewsTaken at the college w/c 2 Oct 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
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Poster used to publicise the Exhibition2086 views

Last additions - Engines at the Museum
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original lubricators2747 viewsSep 26, 2011
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Info on S S Stott Company2519 viewsSep 26, 2011
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Mayor of Cheshire East makes a short speech of welcome2483 viewsGeoff Challinor in foregroundSep 26, 2011
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view of the whole engine2483 viewsand viewing platformsSep 26, 2011
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once the engine is running visitors are invited up on the platform 2435 viewsto inspect the engine under the guidance of our volunteersSep 26, 2011
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there wasn't an inch that didn't get photographed2473 viewsSep 26, 2011
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view from the back2452 viewsSep 26, 2011
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everything was polished and ready2408 viewsSep 26, 2011