Beamish Museum Steam Fair & WW1 Vehicles, April 2016, part 2

Part 1 HERE

More old vehicles from days of yore

A 1910 Karrier

and his engine decoration


No idea what it is, but it’s big

Optimus Prime?

Anyone remember these?

Penny farthings



Perry 2 cylinder 1916


  1. Great old machines, and an AA box from my youth!
    (They must be big files. Took an age to download tonight)
    Best wishes, Pete.

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    1. Ah sorry, they’re linked to the shots on my smugmug site, will reduce the next lot.


      1. Not a problem, my speed is OK, but I rarely have to wait to see photos, so just thought that they must be ‘biggies’! 🙂

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  2. Great photos made even better by your funny commentary.

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  3. What a delightful place fragg.. and you gave us such descriptive pictures.
    And one of an Ariel.

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    1. Thanks En, I love the old cars.

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  4. oh id love this place Fraggy, how unique.. i love that head, and those old bikes. i go to car shows just looking for this kind of thing.. they are hit or miss for me.. this is so kool!!!and penny farthings. wow!!! ok going to look at part 1 now

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    1. Loads more to come from this day out 😊

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  5. FORMIDABLE pix, as usually… 🙂 bonne continuation & have a serene week!

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  6. It’s lovely you have so much history in one place. There’s a lot to see no wonder it took a few posts!

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    1. Thanks Mary, I’m going to have to stop lol still have many more but too many to post!


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