museums and attractions

Other Sites of Interest / Stationary Steam

Ellenroad Engine House

Historic engine house containing two large important textile mill engines steamed from an original Lancashire Boiler. The 3,000hp Ellenroad engine is the largest in the world on its original site. Several other engines working or in process of restoration.


  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access


Ellenroad Trust


Elizabethan Way Newhey Rochdale Lancashire OL16 4LE

  • 07981 391 603
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Open days

Steam days 1st Sun in month Feb-Dec 1100-1600. Also static Tue & Sun 1100-1500 (Sat before steam days from 1200).


By Bus: 181, 182

By Rail: Rochdale / 3 miles


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