Stifford Pumping Station, Davy Down, Back Lane, North Stifford, Essex, RM16 5UL.
Former Stifford Pumping Station, containing large diesel pumping engines being restored as part of an overall conservation project.
Tel: 01782 237 777.
Working museum of the pottery industry with steam engine, restored workings and bottle ovens. Galleries tracing the history of the industry with craftsman…
Tel: 01442 234 600.
The world’s first commercial mechanised paper mill, opened in 1803, so Frogmore Mill has been making paper for over 200 years, for the last 110 years,…
Chapel Street, Ruddington , Nottinghamshire, NG11 6HE.
A unique complex of listed frameshops, cottages and outbuildings arranged around a garden courtyard with an adjacent former chapel in which many of the…
Moorside Mills, Moorside Road,
Tel: 01274 435 900.
The museum has permanent displays of textile machinery, steam power, engineering, printing machinery and motor vehicles, along with an exciting exhibitions…
Needle Mill Lane,
Tel: 01527 62509.
The museum is an unusual and fascinating place as its historic site illustrates the rich heritage of the needle and fishing tackle industries. Models and…
Spring Gardens (access off A5191), Ditherington, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 2SX.
Interpretations of the Mill’s role in the industrial revolution and the pioneers who made it happen, with details on how flax was processed, the mill’s…
44 Irish Quarter West, Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim, BT38 8AT.
Ireland’s only preserved Victorian gasworks that opened in 1855, and supplied the town with gas made from coal until 1967. It was subsequently used to…
Tel: 01387 840 046.
19th century water powered edge tool works containing original machinery, including unique tilt and drop hammers and three waterwheels all in working order.…
Tel: 01952 433 424.
Switch on your imagination in our interactive Design & Technology Centre and discover how good ideas are turned into great products. Find out how a little…
St Richards House , 22 Victoria Square , Droitwich Spa , Worcestershire, WR9 8DS.
The Heritage Centre is housed on the former Brine Baths site, which was first established in the 1880s. Discover the links with Droitwich and salt making…
Tel: 01629 823 256.
The home of Sir Richard Arkwright’s first mill complex, birthplace of the modern factory system and internationally recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage…
A watermill complex that ground flint for the pottery industry. The site features two watermills, with wheels in working order, a small museum, a period…
Tel: 01795 534 542.
The 18th century mills were part of the Home Works, Faversham's first gunpowder factory and one of the first in Britain. It is one of the very few restored…
Gas Works Road,
Tel: 01899 221 070.
It was one of the first small-town gasworks to open in Scotland – and among the last to close. For more than 130 years, the industrial plant made coal…
Abbeydale Road South,
Tel: 0114 272 2106.
Once a producer of agricultural tools and the largest water-powered industrial site on the River Sheaf. A group of Grade I and Grade II Listed buildings…