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
Album viewed 688 times

Steam Section


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30 files, last one added on Sep 26, 2011
Album viewed 656 times

Gardner Exhibition 2004


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78 files, last one added on Jul 08, 2006
Album viewed 722 times

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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Trying speed saver bedding compound1259 viewsfor bedding in the bearings.

Ruston VXA
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The 4 cylinder heads cleaned ready for assembly1075 viewsRuston VXA
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close up of cam shaft2013 views
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Valve before cleaning1232 viewsRuston VXA
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Display cabinets outside Gardner room1323 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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Photographs of the Gardner 4NT1801 viewstaken in May 1935.

This was an experimental engine, never put into production
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Wot - no shed, another job that needs doing. Note non-standard outrigger bearing.5074 views
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Close up of the gear wheels1146 viewsDetailed view of the gears and mechanisms on the 3bhp engine

Last additions - Engines at the Museum
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original lubricators1416 viewsSep 26, 2011
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Info on S S Stott Company1188 viewsSep 26, 2011
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Mayor of Cheshire East makes a short speech of welcome1181 viewsGeoff Challinor in foregroundSep 26, 2011
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view of the whole engine1169 viewsand viewing platformsSep 26, 2011
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once the engine is running visitors are invited up on the platform 1128 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 photographed1155 viewsSep 26, 2011
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view from the back1128 viewsSep 26, 2011
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everything was polished and ready1118 viewsSep 26, 2011