Archive for May, 2005

Thursford Museum

A week away in Norfolk for us in April and we had to visit the Thursford Steam Collection. Having never been there before, we had heard lots…

Bressingham steam museum and gardens

Bressingham steam museum is located on the A1066 Diss to Thetford road two and a half miles west of Diss, it is well signposted and can be…

The Bill Targett Memorial Steam Rally 2005

This rally is put on by the Eastleigh Vintage Machinery Preservation Society over the weekend of the 14/15th of May and is held between Colden Common and…

Strumpshaw Hall steam museum

While on a short steam based holiday in Norfolk in April we visited the Strumpshaw Steam Museum and as none of us had been there before we…

A great weekend with Victoria at the Bill Targett Steam and Vintage Rally

The weekend of 14th/15th May was Victoria’s first rally of the season. Victoria and her wagon had been taken from Petersfield to Cheriton on the Sunday before…

Quo Vadis roading to the Bill Target Steam Rally.

We were quite excited to read in one of the vintage magazines that the Burrell scenic showmans road loco No 3938 ‘Quo Vadis’ was going to steam…

Museum Reviews

As we visit many of the Steam related museums around the country we thought it would be good to give people a feel of what we thought…

V.E. Day and a gentle spring drive through the Hampshire countryside

This weekend, the season finally started for Victoria and her assistants. On Saturday she attended the V.E. day commemorations in Liss, spending the afternoon standing alongside the…

Ready to Roll

Well, after a lot of hard graft over the three days of the Bank holiday weekend Victoria is now ready for the rally season. Part of the…

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