Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Gardner 6LYT show model only no engine number allocated2985 views
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Restoration work on the MAN Diesel - cylinder head inlet and exhaust valves2975 viewsin preparation for the Diesel Exhibition.
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slumbering giant2972 views
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Eddie Fish about to run the Vickers Petter2964 views
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Members of the Sheffield & District Society of Model & Expermental Engineers2956 views
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Gardner family at the opening ceremony2950 viewsThe museum was priveleged to have so many members of the Gardner family present at the opening ceremony
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Visitors admiring the Gardner display2943 views
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It was lifted out in one piece after cylinder were taken off2937 viewsRuston VXA in workshop prior to restoration and cleaning
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Geoff welcomes invited crowd before 1st ever public running2933 viewsLargest Steam Engine in Cheshire
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2932 viewsDuring 1906, the Admiralty specification required lightweight diesel engines for the propulsion of pinnaces and Mirrlees designed a four cylinder unit of 120 BHP at 400 r.p.m. These engines had bed plates of aluminium and columns of manganese bronze. The piston diameter was 9 and three quarter inches with a stroke of 12 inches.
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Volunteers at work2921 viewsgood humour helped the last minute preparations
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Geoff lights the Gardner 4T52918 viewsGeoff being filmed for the Granada What's On programme (will be aired August 06)
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