Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


Ruston 6VRK


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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 done3376 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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Display cabinets being prepared2766 viewsit was difficult to know what to leave out - there was so much to chose from
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Piston and rod removed for cleaning2565 viewsRuston VXA
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Crankshaft being unloaded by the Sutton crane3144 viewsUnloading continues
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It was lifted out in one piece after cylinder were taken off2872 viewsRuston VXA in workshop prior to restoration and cleaning
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Display case being assembled2601 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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Next stage of the dismantling at the college3733 viewsPhotograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde taken at South Shields college w/c 16th Oct 2006
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slumbering giant2897 views

Last additions - Engines at the Museum
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original lubricators3003 viewsSep 26, 2011
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Info on S S Stott Company2775 viewsSep 26, 2011
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Mayor of Cheshire East makes a short speech of welcome2739 viewsGeoff Challinor in foregroundSep 26, 2011
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view of the whole engine2729 viewsand viewing platformsSep 26, 2011
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once the engine is running visitors are invited up on the platform 2670 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 photographed2717 viewsSep 26, 2011
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view from the back2683 viewsSep 26, 2011
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everything was polished and ready2646 viewsSep 26, 2011