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The Steam Engine rally of Spring 1993


An exciting events in Bury Knowle Park ark was the steam engine rally in 1993 organized by Dr Tony Marchington (founder of the Oxford Molecular company).

Reversing into the Park

Crane

Lorry

Roundabout

Wheel

The three pictures below show how the heavy rain turned the park into a sea of mud, which is probably why the fair was never held again:

Roundabouts and mud

Aerial view with mud

Mud

All the photographs above were taken by Roy Slaymaker (died 2011).

© Stephanie Jenkins

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