museums and attractions


Fire Museum

Watford Fire Station, Lower Street, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17 2DT.

  • Part disabled access

There are various fire appliances on display, as well as a vast collection of fire service equipment, uniform and documents (old and new), with a large…

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Stalham Firehouse Museum

Corner of Churchyard, High Street, Stalham, Norfolk, NR12 9BB.

  • Part disabled access

A tiny building housing the second oldest firehouse in the country (opened in 1833). Includes a wonderful collection of historical fire brigade related…

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Scottish Fire & Rescue Service Museum & Heritage Centre

The Fire Station, Wallace Place, off Dalrymple Street, Greenock, Renfrewshire, PA15 1LY.

  • Part disabled access

The fire engines, uniforms and firefighting equipment on display recreate the original atmosphere of this old Fire Station. Exhibits and interactive displays…

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North Road, Kinloss, Moray, IV36 3YA.

  • Parking
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Visit Moray’s unique science & technology experience project, developed and delivered by volunteers. Key to the experience are your guides who range…

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Kent Firefighting Museum

Woodlands Garden Centre, Ash Lane, Ash (Nr Brands Hatch), Nr Sevenoaks, Kent, TN15 7EG.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Part disabled access

Dedicated to the firefighting heritage of Kent.

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Greater Manchester Fire Service Museum

Old Fire Station, Maclure Road, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL11 1DN.
Tel: 01706 341 219.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Situated on site of a former fire station, the museum tells the history of firefighting, particularly in Greater Manchester. Contains 21 fire appliances…

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From the Steam Heritage Shop

The Sentinel Steam Waggons of Shrewsbury

Celebrating the 2015 100th anniversary of the start of Sentinel steam waggon production in Shrewsbury.


Regular Price: £24.00

December 2018

  • Autumn Ploughing
  • True Diversification – stunning new engine canopies
  • Two’s Company – a pair of AEC Mandator
  • Pete’s Engine – a half size Burrell
  • A Dream Come True – building a new Showman's van
  • Little Loco ‘Tom Thumb’ – a very early American railway loco
  • Ferguson Frenzy in Herefordshire


Winifred Comes Home

The third book in the series is a sequel to Winifred Goes To America and it tells how she was discovered and brought home.


Regular Price: £4.75

October 2019

  • Dorset 2019 – Steam
  • Advancing Through The Cotswolds
  • A Tale of Two Trains – locos on an 1865 wreck
  • Mill Engine Heaven
  • Time in Denmark
  • Fife’s Old Warriors


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