Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


Most viewed - Construction Work up to 2007
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pieces of the giant Campbell waiting to be moved1243 viewsthe engine had to be dismantled in the car park prior to its move to a new location
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lifting the crank shaft out1243 viewsthe engine had to be dismantled in the car park prior to its move to a new location
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stripped and waiting to be moved1237 viewsthe engine had to be dismantled in the car park prior to its move to a new location
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putting the crank case back on1225 viewsreassembling the 1908, 3-cylinder Campbell gas engine in its new location as you approach the museum
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Outside shell goes up1221 views
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New surface for drive entrance1213 views
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Slag Heap being tidies, Summer 20031207 views
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Campbell Engine now in position outside museum entrance1198 viewsThe 40 ton Campbell has now been put back together as a gate guardian
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1188 viewsThe 40 ton Campbell being re-assembled as a gate guardian. The flywheel is being sunk into place.
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Gate Guardian Complete1186 viewsthis 40 ton giant will be one of the first engines visitors see as they approach the museum
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Display of models1167 viewsthe area that is now houses the Poynton Local History was used to house models in October 2003, note the dirt floor. Over that winter concrete was laid.
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Mayor at the sod cutting July 20051166 viewsGeoff shows the Mayor (and Jimmy Jackson) the shovel that had belonged to Lord Vernon, it was then used to cut the first sod
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