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Display cabinets being prepared2745 viewsit was difficult to know what to leave out - there was so much to chose from
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Pete gets caught photographing the photographer2741 viewsduring the presentation of the EHHS plaque May 2005
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3bhp Crossley Atmospheric Engine2734 viewsThis engine belonged to W Butler & Co, tar distillers, Silverthorne Lane, St Philips, Bristol BS2. It was used to drive a winch and crane jib for barge unloading.

The original winch can be seen in the background of the picture
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another view of the Stott2726 viewslooking from the back towards the front of the engine
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Hornsby oil engine November 20102724 viewsThere she is, still looks in nice condition
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Geoff working on the large engine2720 viewsThis is an example of the largest size built of the Crossley Brothers Atmospheric-Free Piston engine; it is rated at 3 horsepower
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Series of photographs starting the 4L2 for the first time (4)2720 viewsafter its restoration work - just prior to the EHHS presentation May 2005
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Walter Higgenbotham, Mayor of Cheshire East and Mayor of Poynton2719 viewsrelax and discuss the engine after its inaugral run
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The family connection2717 viewsRoger and Derek Gardner stand in the Gardner Room admiring their families legacy
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Mayor of Cheshire East makes a short speech of welcome2715 viewsGeoff Challinor in foreground
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Outside watching the Mirrlees running2714 viewsSouth Manchester MG Owners Club members watching the engines being run at the end of the Cheshire Romp, 13 July 2008
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Stott engine, looking from front towards the flywheel2713 views
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