Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Series of photographs starting the 4L2 for the first time (3)2844 viewsafter its restoration work - just prior to the EHHS presentation May 2005
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2836 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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Looking along the line of engines towards the large 3bhp engine2834 viewsthis magnificent line up is unique! It contains the replica 1/4 bhp engine; the 1bhp and the 3bhp
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Geoff Baker double checks everything is ready2824 views1st public running of Largest Steam Engine in Cheshire
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The Aktinson engine creates interest2821 viewsearly on Easter Sunday the unusual engine gets the imagination going - the engine was coaxed into life later in the day.
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shows the engine plate and the restoration work2821 views
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Roger demonstrates the 4T5 to visitors2813 viewswe use this view on one of our electronic jigsaws
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close up during restoration work2804 viewsshowing top of cylinder
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Hornsby oil engine November 2010 - original shed at the Estate2804 viewsEngine number 54410, sold new December 1920
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Foundations for lean to being laid, summer 2003, John and Ian2802 views
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Beam engine running2802 views
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