Engine Related
Local Attractions
 UK Museums    Places to visit

Bristol's Industrial Museum

History of Science - Oxford

Industrial Powerhouse

MOSI - Manchester

NMSI - a family of museums

National Museums Scotland

Science Museum - London

Think Tank - Birmingham

24 Hour Museum / Culture 24


A Calendar of events


Cheshire's Peak District


Lyme Park


Macclesfield Silk Museum


The Middlewood Way & Canal


  Engine Museums    Places to stay

Brunel Museum

Bolton Steam museum NMES

Fenland /Prickwillow Pumping Museum

Internal Fire

Kew Bridge Steam Museum

Museum of Power

Westonzoyland Pumping Station




In the Cheshire Peak District

Strawberry Wood Caravan Park

Stay on a Cheshire Farm

Hilltop Country House


Overseas    Other

Barsanti & Matteucci Foundation

Coolspring Power Museum

Danish Engine & Museum Collection

Deutsches Museum

Deutz - Engine Company

Machine Museum




Cheshire Peak District - Things to do

Blacksmiths Association

Bodging Site - wood turning

Local News - Macclesfield

Local News - Poynton

Macclesfield Tourist Site

Peak district attractions

Read Reviews on Trip Advisor

Tourist information in UK

Walking, cycling, horse riding, canoeing, country parks in the area


 Manufacturers & Companies    Other Useful Travel Links


Davey, Paxman & Co, of Colchester

Gardner Parts Ltd

MAN B & W Limited

Ruston & Hornsby of Lincoln

Lister Petter



Bus Timetable - 391

Liverpool John Lennon

Manchester International


National Express


Rail Timetable


The AA





 Other Engine Links  

1000 Engine Rally

Animated Engines

ATIS Tractor and Stationary Engine Lists

Doxford Engine Friends Association

Forum - Stationary Engine, UK

French Brothers Insulation

Gardner Engine Forum

How Engines Work

Jeanne Oostvogels - Dutch Enthusiasts

Manchester Association of Engineers

Model Making Site

Nuenen Rally

Russell Newbery Register

Secret Life of the Internal Combustion Engine  - diagram

(with kind permission of Tim Hunkin)


Secret Life of the Internal Combustion Engine - video

(with kind permission of Tim Hunkin)

Sir Harry Ricardo



Poynton Local History
 Vernon family & estate    

Family History and Manor House

The Vernons of Cheshire



See the scale model of Poynton




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