Heritage Open Day 2009: Kelham Island Industrial Museum

12th Sept 2009

SWG by The River Don
SWG by The River Don
Barn owl
Barn owl
The Crossley Gas Engine, which was in use on Penistone Rd from 1915 to 1970
The Crossley Gas Engine, which was in use on Penistone Rd from 1915 to 1970
Steel worker.
Steel worker.

James and the buffer girl
James and the buffer girl
The other River Don: the UK's largest working steam engine
The other River Don: the UK's largest working steam engine
Gareth after a quick polish
Gareth after a quick polish
Big steel making thing
Big steel making thing

A lathe, once used for turning warship propellor shafts
A lathe, once used for turning warship propellor shafts
Made in Sheffield
Made in Sheffield
'Year Knife' with 365(!) blades
'Year Knife' with 365(!) blades
Steel worker
Steel worker

Forging
Forging
Ėlke on the loose in the transport exhibition
Ėlke on the loose in the transport exhibition
The restoration workshop
The restoration workshop

Social organised by Steve J; photos by Gary D and Verena M
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