Marsham Village

Home » Other Local Organisations » Starting Handle Club » Soames Steam Wagonette

Soames Steam Wagonette

Advertisements

On May 16th 2016 the Soame Steam Wagonette returned home to Marsham where it was made 120years earlier in 1897 by Samuel George Soame.  It is to be housed alongside the impressive collection of vintage agricultural machinery collected by Bob Parke of Orchard Cottage, Marsham.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

You can read all about this splendid vehicle and its maker on Joe Masons blog here and see it (in steam) at the Annual Summer Show of the Starting Handle Club to be held in Marsham on 13th & 14th August 2016.
The wagonette was made in the agricultural engineering workshop, Perseverance Works (only recently demolished) on Old Norwich Road.

Perseverance Works

Advertisements

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 6 other followers

What's on in Marsham...

  • Marsham Belles March 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Marsham Village Hall Rehearsal. Everyone welcome to listen and have a cup of tea and a chat.
  • Marsham Tots March 21, 2019 at 9:15 am – 11:30 am Marsham Village Hall We have selection of arts crafts & toys out weekly. The group in run by Corinne Anne and other volunteers. Term-time only. £2.00 a session. Come along, see us and join us.
  • Holy Communion March 24, 2019 at 10:45 am – 11:45 am All Saints, Marsham A Holy Communion service - everyone is welcome.
  • Mobile Library Van March 25, 2019 Marsham, Norwich NR10, UK Le Neve Road 15:30pm Wathen Way 15:50pm
  • Marsham Belles March 27, 2019 at 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Marsham Village Hall Rehearsal. Everyone welcome to listen and have a cup of tea and a chat.
  • Marsham WI March 27, 2019 at 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Marsham Village Hall New members welcome...
%d bloggers like this: