– 12pm – Arrival & Presentation
A warm brew and a presentation from one of our steam engine engineers.
– 1pm – 2:30pm – A closer look
A guided walk around the heritage areas with one of our knowledgeable guides then onto our steam engine and into the nitty gritty with our engineers. A nosey in the slip house too!
– 3pm – Pie & Peas
Hearty portion of Pie and Peas, Tea & coffee and a chance to mingle and ask questions.
£25 per person – to book – 01782 499766. Proceeds will go towards maintaining and operating the only* William Boulton Steam Engine in existence!
*We believe that this is the only William Boulton Steam Engine in existence. A fully restored example of a late Victorian, horizontal engine. It was designed for the ‘Model Pottery’, Middleport Pottery – a pioneering engineering project that was to ‘modernise’ the production of ceramics.