Sit back and watch our range of fascinating programs and films of people and events from the preservation movement.
Episodes 1-6 1: The Passion of a Lifetime 2: Collecting the Coal 3: The Source of the Iron 4: Castings 5: Water and Boilers 6: The Road to Steel City
Fred Dibnah looks at the work of great engineers of the age – Brunel, Stephenson and Armstrong.
Uncovers the craft and engineering skills that went into the building of Britain over the centuries. Fred Dibnah reveals the genius, the vision and…
It’s not everybody who has a coal mine in their back garden!
Tracking the invention of the steam engine through its development up to the turbines that provide the power for today’s industry. This…
Using clips from his acclaimed BBC programmes and previously unseen footage Fred’s widow gives her own unique account of life with Fred.
Produced for and with the Steam Plough Club, this DVD covers all aspects of preparing, setting up and operating engines and implements for two…
Celebrating the 2015 100th anniversary of the start of Sentinel steam waggon production in Shrewsbury.
A two part look at the life of a well respected steam man.
The work of a Master Thatcher who uses traditional methods to harvest the straw.
Part two of a look at Victorian steam-powered pumping stations.
Part one of a two part look at steam-powered Victorian pumping stations.