Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


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Pulling into the unusually tidy carpark.4624 views
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First stages of the dismantling4477 viewsTaken at the college last week September, 2006 by Maurice Clyde.
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Fit Fly Wheel4442 viewsWhen the engine was installed at the Marine College in Oct 1967, view of fly wheel being fitted.
Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
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Don Foden applies preventative oil against rust4314 viewsDon is an ex-Mirrlees man. He was the engine-build and test foreman then Plant Manager. He grins and tells people he now brushes up at the Anson.
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Next stage of the dismantling process4235 viewsTaken at the college w/c 2 Oct 2006.

Photograph courtesy of Maurice Clyde
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Second lot of parts arrive at museum4232 viewsThese arrived at museum 11 October 2006
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View of one wall of the Gardner room4198 views
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First load of Doxford engine parts arrive at museum4189 viewsPhotograph taken by Geoff Challinor of first load of parts arriving 3 October 2006. Load consists of the top section of the scavenge pump, top piston and cross head assembly and various smaller parts.
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Gardner 4FHM different view4181 views
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Engine information board4161 viewsDetails of the engine that were displayed at the college
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Gardner 4L24158 viewsthis is the orginal 4L2 prototype engine that was orginally shown at the Shipping, Engineering & Machinery Exhibition, Olympia in September 1929.
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Dismantling the engine at the college4122 viewsPhotographs showing the first stage of dismantling, taken last week in September 2006 by Maurice Clyde
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