Anson Engine Museum

Anson Engine Museum Gallery


Most viewed - Engines at the Museum
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View from behind the 4T53141 views
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25 ton flywheel being placed into position3134 viewsin its final resting place - for now
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Engine in situ at Perry Oaks Sewage Works3129 views
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Replica engine from the left3122 viewsReplica engine from the left
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1bhp Atmospheric Engine3113 viewsAn example of the first style of the Crossley Brothers Atmospheric-Free Piston engine; it is rated at 1 horsepower
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Crankshaft being unloaded by the Sutton crane3089 viewsUnloading continues
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in the background can you see the face of Rudolf Diesel3063 viewswatching over the work being done on the MAN engine?
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close up of cam shaft3055 views
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Mirrlees, Bickerton & Day 50hp Diesel Engine3023 viewsIt had been situated in the thermodynamics laboratory at the Liverpool John Moores University. It was used to demonstrate simple testing techniques. It suffered a catastrophic failure in 1998 resulting in extensive damage including the cylinder liner and piston/con-rod assembly.
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Left a bit2994 viewsGeoff Baker helps the crane driver position the flywheel during its unloading
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View of display area outside Gardner Room2945 viewsVarious display cabinets added to the exhibition of engines, giving insights into the Gardner family history.
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original lubricators2935 views
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