Anderson Engine; Anderson; 2010.2.47


Jack Morgan Museum


Anderson Engine

About this object

Grey cast iron casing edge of 2 fly wheels Black Drive belt pulley at the back. Galvinised pipe exhaust stainless steel. Two cogs and chain on side. Brass carbureta at top Spark plug on top. Brass priming cock beside spark plug. Oil filler and level on base below exhaust. Breather hole on side beside fly wheel. Inlet water jacket at back on top. Governor inside fly wheel. Air breather mesh below chain. Black crank shaft. Magneto attached to chain.



Place Made

Christchurch New Zealand

Medium and Materials

Cast Iron
Galvanised pipe

Inscription and Marks

Brass plaque on front
Fly wheel inscription Starting handle side.


Height 840mm
Width 490mm
Length 720mm

Object Type

Stationary engines

Object number


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