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Other Sites of Interest / Industrial

Fakenham Museum of Gas

Last example of small horizontal retort hand fired gasworks. In operation 1846-1965. Only complete non-working gasworks left in England and Wales, now a scheduled ancient monument. Additional exhibits and local history display.


  • Parking
  • Part disabled access


Fakenham Town Gas Works Museum Trust


Hempton Road Fakenham Norfolk NR21 7LA

  • 01553 762 151
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Open days

Thu 1000-1200; Jun-Oct 1000-1500.


By Bus: various

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