Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery

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Children completing the quiz3349 viewslooking for the clue about the 6LK
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Apprentice at Gardners3340 viewsthis gentleman began his apprenticeship with Gardners in 1929
Geoff explains how the atmospheric engine works3317 viewsMuseums at Night
3313 viewsMirrlees designed 'Ricardo' sleeve valve engines, one type having a bore of 5.5 inches and a stroke of 6.5 inches, developing 20 BHP per cylinder at 900 r.p.m., and the other with a bore of 17 inches and stroke of 21.5 inches, developing 50 BHP per cylinder at 200 r.p.m.

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3bhp engine with one week to go to the Exhibition3308 viewslooking almost bare now that it can be seen connected up to the winch, exhaust pipe and gas pipes in place
The water brake is hooked up ready to unload3301 viewsThe Sutton crane is ready to lift the 17 ton weight
Crane unloads the Water Brake weighing 17 tons3269 views
25 ton flywheel being placed into position3253 viewsin its final resting place - for now
Engine in situ at Perry Oaks Sewage Works3245 views
View from behind the 4T53244 views
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1bhp Atmospheric Engine3237 viewsAn example of the first style of the Crossley Brothers Atmospheric-Free Piston engine; it is rated at 1 horsepower
Replica engine from the left3217 viewsReplica engine from the left
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