Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

Most viewed
GDO 7.jpg
Great Days Out, Peaks & Plains, Anson Engine Museum1066 viewsThe engines and photographs proved popular with visitors.
DSCF0046~1.jpg
1000 Engine Rally 2007 Saturday night at the museum1066 viewsPaul Curzon runs the Gardner 4T5
DSCF0074~2.jpg
Paul gives a short talk about Gardner engines1066 viewsIMechE members visit the museum 9th September 2008
DSCF0042~1.jpg
Gathered around the draughtsman's board1064 viewsIMechE members visit the museum 9th September 2008
poster.jpg
1000 Engine Rally 2007 inside our stall1062 viewsDetails of the Atkinson-cycle engine.

It was built c1883, Engine No 643. One of only two known to have survived, (the other is at the Henry Ford Museum in America). It does 4 strokes of the piston to 1 revolution of the crankshaft. It is on loan to the Anson Engine Museum from the Techniek Museum Delft. Our sincere thanks to Dr Korving for permission to take the engine to the 1000 Engine Rally, Astle Park.
early2.jpg
Excatavors at work1060 views
SH100016.jpg
Inspecting the Gardner engines1060 viewstaken during the Saturday night visit from the 1000 Engine Rally
DSCF0133_renamed_24812.jpg
Turn the Clocks Back Rally under cover1059 viewsowners of the visiting rally engines take welcome shelter in the shell of the new building during the Closing Weekend October 2005
DSCF0076~0.jpg
Tim explaining how they work1057 viewsTaken during the Saturday night visit from the 1000 Engine Rally
early7.jpg
view from spoil heap of car park area1055 viewsnote the entrance gate in far distance
SH100018.jpg
Finding time to complete our on-line jigsaw1054 viewsTaken during the Saturday night visit from the 1000 Engine Rally
rm128.jpg
Plastering to make the Rattling Monster Exhbition area1053 views
1538 files on 129 page(s) 122