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Dismantling the engine at the college3655 viewsPhotographs showing the first stage of dismantling, taken last week in September 2006 by Maurice Clyde
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Next stage of the dismantling at the college3625 viewsPhotograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde taken at South Shields college w/c 16th Oct 2006
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Inside crank case3611 viewsPhotograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde, taken w/c 16 October 2006 whilst engine being dismantled
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View of the crankshaft3574 viewsPhotograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde, taken w/c 16 October 2006 whilst engine being dismantled
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Second lot of parts arrive at museum3527 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 2006
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Dismantling the engine at the college3526 viewsPhotographs showing the first stage of dismantling, taken last week in September 2006 by Maurice Clyde
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Next stage of the dismantling process3387 viewsTaken at the college w/c 2 Oct 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
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Fly wheel (estimated at 20+ tons)3371 viewsPhotograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde, taken w/c 16 October 2006 whilst engine being dismantled
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17 ton crank being lowered into place3337 viewsbelow the crank you can see the giant flywheel
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Next stage of the dismantling process3321 viewsTaken at the college w/c 2 Oct 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
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The giant flywheel only just manages to fit up the museum drive3304 viewsThe flywheel can be seen just skirting the tree on the left
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I don't think they will manage to lift it off on their own3223 viewsPreparing the 25 ton flywheel for unloading
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