Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Gardner 6LYT show model only no engine number allocated2127 views
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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
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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.

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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)
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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.
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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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