Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


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

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Random files - Engines at the Museum
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This other Ruston engine replaced the other VXA that had failed years before1643 views
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Engine with viewing platform in the background1251 viewsTo allow visitors a closer view of the governor and working mechanisms a viewing platform has been built
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Chairman of the IMechE Heritage Committee wows the volunteers with her footwear1470 viewsthey have measuring tapes up the back.

Prof Isobel Pollock - Chairman of IMechE Heritage Committee
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Close up of the 1bhp engine showing makers plate1756 viewsThis engine is in lovely condition as can be seen in this close up view
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Gear wheels of 1bhp engine from the back1402 viewsDetailed view of the first style of the Crossley Brothers Atmospheric-Free Piston engine; it is rated at 1 horsepower
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The 4 cylinder heads cleaned ready for assembly1132 viewsRuston VXA
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Showing engine above and pump below 1366 views
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The load can be seen in front of the crane2200 viewsThe crankshaft and water brake prior to unloading

Last additions - Engines at the Museum
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original lubricators1484 viewsSep 26, 2011
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Info on S S Stott Company1254 viewsSep 26, 2011
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Mayor of Cheshire East makes a short speech of welcome1247 viewsGeoff Challinor in foregroundSep 26, 2011
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view of the whole engine1236 viewsand viewing platformsSep 26, 2011
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once the engine is running visitors are invited up on the platform 1194 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 photographed1224 viewsSep 26, 2011
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view from the back1197 viewsSep 26, 2011
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everything was polished and ready1186 viewsSep 26, 2011