Other Sites of Interest

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Burrell Showman's Engine 'Emperor' in Hollycombe's fairground

Hollycombe – Steam in the Country

Iron Hill, Midhurst Road, Liphook, Hampshire, GU30 7LP.
Tel: 01428 724 900.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Britain‘s most varied collection of working steam: Edwardian fairground with several unique rides. Narrow gauge and miniature railways, agricultural…

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Quinceys Pumping Station

Thorpe Culvert, Wainfleet, Lincolnshire, PE24 4NL.
Tel: 01205 356 208.

  • Car Park

Houses two Ruston & Hornsby 9 x HRC twin cylinder horizontal diesel engines, each coupled directly to a Gwynnes centrifugal pump. These pumps can move…

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Swalcliffe Barn

Shipston Road, Swalcliffe, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 5DR.
Tel: 01295 788 278.

  • Car Park
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Medieval half cruck barn. One of the finest in the country. Houses some of Oxfordshire Museum Services' agricultural and trade vehicles.

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Tolson Museum

Ravensknowle Park, Wakefield Road, Moldgreen, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, HD5 8DJ.
Tel: 01484 223 240.

  • Car Park
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Collection includes LSD Tricar, early cycles and motorcycles, horse-drawn vehicles, models of mill engines and other machinery.

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Somerset Rural Life Museum

Abbey Farm, Chilkwell Street, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 8DB.
Tel: 01458 831 197.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The museum tells the story of Somerset’s rich rural and social history and provide a family-friendly destination which has learning, access and discovery…

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Newtown Textile Museum

5-7 Commercial Street, Newtown, Powys, SY16 2BL.
Tel: 01938 554 656.

  • Full disabled access

A good example of a 19th century weaving shop. History of the woollen industry in Newtown.

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Aerial photograph of the vilage of New Lanark

New Lanark Visitor Centre

New Lanark Mills, New Lanark, Lanarkshire, ML11 9BY.
Tel: 01555 661 345.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Discover the impressive cotton mill village of New Lanark and explore its unique history. Founded in 1785, New Lanark was once Britain’s largest cotton…

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Timespan

Dunrobin Street, Helmsdale, Sutherland, KW8 6JA.
Tel: 01431 821 327.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

A fascinating local museum with a series of recreated shops and a blacksmith forge. Also a croft house with traditional furnishings.

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Verdant Works

West Henderson's Wynd, Dundee, Angus, DD1 5BT.
Tel: 01382 309 060.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Textile heritage centre with restored jute machinery showing working conditions over 100 years ago. Interactive displays take visitors from the jute fields…

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Wick Heritage Museum

20 Bank Row, Wick, Caithness, KW1 5EY.
Tel: 01955 605 393.

  • Part disabled access

Includes a beautifully restored 19th century fishing boat, the unique 'Johnston Collection' revealing 112 years of social history captured by a family…

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Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum

10 South Access Road, Walthamstow, London, Greater London, E17 8AX.
Tel: 020 8521 1766.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Former Victorian sewage works containing two 1897 Marshall coupled horizontal steam engines, one restored and operated by compressed air, together with…

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Darkhill Ironworks

Parkend Road, Coleford, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL16 7LX.
Tel: 0000.

  • Car Park

It is an internationally important industrial remains associated with the development of the iron and steel industries, started by David Mushet around…

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