Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Gardner 6LYT show model only no engine number allocated2127 views
Gardner 2LW2127 viewsrestored by Charles Mills, ready to go into a canal narrowboat
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Photographs of the Gardner 4NT2116 viewstaken in May 1935.

This was an experimental engine, never put into production
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Volunteers at work2109 viewsgood humour helped the last minute preparations
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1bhp Atmospheric Engine2106 viewsAn example of the first style of the Crossley Brothers Atmospheric-Free Piston engine; it is rated at 1 horsepower
2073 viewsIn 1926 attention was paid to the development of other enclosed types, incorporating forced lubrication and two models were designed, one having a bore of 12.5 inches and a stroke of 19 inches, developing 60 BHP per cylinder at 300 r.p.m. and the other having a bore of 13 and three quarter inches and a stroke of 19 inches, developing 75 BHP per cylinder at 375 r.p.m.

1929 National NV diesel engine2067 views
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Geoff lights the Gardner 4T52064 viewsGeoff being filmed for the Granada What's On programme (will be aired August 06)
2055 viewsAround the year 1903, the Admiralty ordered two engines, each of 160 BHP at 400 r.p.m. for installation in the battleship HMS Dreadnought.
Restoration work on the MAN Diesel - cylinder head inlet and exhaust valves2050 viewsin preparation for the Diesel Exhibition.
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Close up of the 1bhp engine showing makers plate2043 viewsThis engine is in lovely condition as can be seen in this close up view
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Foundations for lean to being laid, summer 2003, John and Ian2042 views
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