Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Crowd gathers to view the Gardner 4T52624 viewsassembling in front of the large Gardner the crowd anticipate it being lit and run
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Lagonda car2623 viewsthis beautifully restored car was brought to the museum during the Gardner Exhibition. It had at one time been fitted with the 6LK engine on display in the Garder Room
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Next stage of the dismantling process2619 viewsTaken at the college w/c 2 Oct 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
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17 ton crank being lowered into place2619 viewsbelow the crank you can see the giant flywheel
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Geoff explains how the atmospheric engine works2613 viewsMuseums at Night
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Paul Gardner opens the Exhibition2601 viewsPaul Gardner opens the Exhibition and thanks the museum for collecting such a wonderful display of Garder engines and memorabilia
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1920 Bates & Scholes 34hp gas engine. Serial no 5117 was used for wood turning on Cornbrook Rd, Old Trafford, Manchester.2571 views
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The giant flywheel only just manages to fit up the museum drive2548 viewsThe flywheel can be seen just skirting the tree on the left
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2540 views'J' engine with a bore of 9.75 by 10.5 stroke, was made in 3,4,5,6 and 8 cylinders in-line and 8, 12 and 16 cylinders Vee form covering a range of 135 to 2,480 BHP at 600 to 1000 r.p.m.
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Bright work beautifully polished for the occasion2505 views
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I don't think they will manage to lift it off on their own2501 viewsPreparing the 25 ton flywheel for unloading
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Grand Raffle being drawn2497 viewsby Geoff Challinor and Mrs Paul Gardner
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