Sat 25th - Sun 26th Apr 2020 Horses at Work
This fascinating and exciting event showcases some of the most impressive horses and horse-drawn vehicles ever seen at Beamish!
See magnificent horses at work around the museum. From horse-drawn omnibuses and working pit pony demonstrations to horse-powered fieldwork and road deliveries, more than 40 horses will be in action, ranging from Shetland ponies to Clydesdales and Shires.
From the Steam Heritage Shop
- An Amazing Talent – a young artist with a love for old vehicles
- Returning To Steam At Twyford
- Converting a Series 1 Land Rover into a 'train'
- Steam Returns to Astley Green – but only for a weekend
- On The Case – a pair of American tractors
- Sussex Silver Steam
A celebration of great moments from the best-loved steeplejack of all time. This exclusive collection features 3-hours of the best of Fred brought to screen…
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
Steam ploughing at its best!