Anson Engine Museum

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Ruston 6XHRE diesel engine. Serial no. 168812 was built in 1931 and produced 34hp. The engine drove a sawmill at Newark on Trent.645 views
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1902 Tangye gas engine. Serial no. 7684 produced 20hp on town gas and drove a paint mill on Paisley Rd in Glasgow1058 views
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Gallery above the engine allows visitors to watch it all unfold below them1199 viewsLargest Steam Engine in Cheshire back in steam
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Geoff Baker double checks everything is ready921 views1st public running of Largest Steam Engine in Cheshire
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crowd gathers in anticipation1319 viewsLargest Steam Engine in Cheshire, 1st public run on Friday 23rd September 2011. First time in over 50 years.
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Geoff welcomes invited crowd before 1st ever public running976 viewsLargest Steam Engine in Cheshire
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Geoff gives a brief history of where the engine came from 695 viewsStott Engine facts:
Built by SS Stott in 1903
Horizontal cross compound engine
Cylinders 12.5 inches and 22 inches by three inches
Flywheel 10 foot in diameter with a weight of 10 tons
HP Corliss Valves, LP Slide Valves
Indicated horsepower 200-250hp
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Geoff Challinor invites the Mayor of Cheshire East to say a few words562 viewshe described the museum as the jewel in the crown at the North West end of the County
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Walter Higgenbotham was invited to start the engine for its 1st run602 viewsWalter was instrumental, along with Les Cawley, for taking the engine out of the Albion Mill in Hazel Grove some 27 years ago
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Walter Higgenbotham, Mayor of Cheshire East and Mayor of Poynton768 viewsrelax and discuss the engine after its inaugral run
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platform fitted to allow closer inspection of engine906 views
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Engine Plate540 viewsStott Engine facts:
Built by SS Stott in 1903
Horizontal cross compound engine
Cylinders 12.5 inches and 22 inches by three inches
Flywheel 10 foot in diameter with a weight of 10 tons
HP Corliss Valves, LP Slide Valves
Indicated horsepower 200-250hp
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