Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


Most viewed - Engines at the Museum
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Geoff works on the large engine2624 viewsTurning the flywheel before running the 3bhp engine
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Arched window into the Gardner Room2621 viewsthis lovely arched window and wall was constructed by Geoff Baker to help partition of the Gardner room
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Piston and rod removed for cleaning2621 viewsRuston VXA
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Showing engine above and pump below 2617 views
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Chairman of the IMechE Heritage Committee wows the volunteers with her footwear2616 viewsthey have measuring tapes up the back.

Prof Isobel Pollock - Chairman of IMechE Heritage Committee
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Crossley Brothers Atmospheric Engine2609 viewsThis is an example of the largest size built of the Crossley Brothers Atmospheric-Free Piston engine; it is rated at 3 horsepower

Built 1877; Flywheel 59 x 3⅛; Total height 104; Height to shaft 74
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Setting up the video camera for shooting2594 viewsthe museum will be on the 2006 version of the series "What's On" to be screened in August
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Patterns used to make the replica2592 viewsThe magnificent replica has been lovingly built by Wayne Timms and Dave Allen (members of the Friends of the Anson Engine Museum). It is of engine number 361 that was originally built in 1871. These are the patterns they used while making it.
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engine just before running2587 views
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Close up2584 viewsthe museum will be on the 2006 version of the series "What's On" to be screened in August
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Geoff Challinor invites the Mayor of Cheshire East to say a few words2581 viewshe described the museum as the jewel in the crown at the North West end of the County
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Geoff meets President of IMECHE2578 viewsJust before the presentation of the EHHS plaque May 2005
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