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Wiltshire Steam and Vintage Rally, (10th - 11th, June 2017)

This is one of a series of pages which I have uploaded to illustrate facets of steam rallies we have attended in the UK. Such events occur all over the country in the summer months, they are easily found by using your favourite search engine and may have anything between a handful of steam engines and hundreds (as at the Great Dorset Steam Fair which could probably be fairly described as having an excess of riches). Click here for the overall index for 2017.


The Wiltshire Rally is at the 'small' end of the scale but has a superb setting (Rainscombe Park, Oare near Marlborough) with surrounding hills. We had visited this rally on a very damp day in 2016, when there was steam ploughing, steam threshing and a saw bench. This year it was disappointing to find a single steam saw bench and while the day started sunny, there was near complete cloud cover by 12.00 when we left. This was well before the scheduled parade in the main ring, unfortunately, there was very little movement and, with the rally field running up from south to north, many of the engines were parked up north facing...

Steam Rollers

Maker

Number

Registration

Notes

 

Aveling and Porter

8241/1914 BH 7170 "Jasmine" 
Steam Scenes Link
 
Somerset Rally 2014 Picture 
South Cerney Rally 2014 Picture 
Somerset Rally 2015 Picture 
South Cerney Rally 2015 Picture  
Wiltshire Rally 2016 Picture 
South Cerney Rally 2016 Picture 
Somerset Show 2017 Picture 
South Cerney Rally 2018 Picture 
  Aveling and Porter 10671/1823 PR 1165 "Churchill"
Steam Scenes Link
 
Woodcote Rally 2014 Picture  
Wiltshire Rally 2016 Picture 
Heddington Rally 2017 Picture 

General Engines

Maker

Number

Registration

Notes

 
Aveling and Porter 10003/1921 AH 6130 "Hollie", built as a tractor / roller convertible 
Ex-Thursford Collection 
Steam Scenes Link 
Heddington Rally 2017 Picture 
 

Burrell

3458/1913

AB 8795 "Defiance"
Steam Scenes Link  
South Cerney Rally 2013 Picture 
Fawley Hill Rally 2014 Picture  
South Cerney Rally 2014 Picture 
 
Burrell 4066/1927 VF 589 "John of Gaunt"
Steam Scenes Link
 
South Cerney Rally 2018 Picture 
 

Foster

14638/1933

VL 4777

"The Little Gem"
Steam Scenes Link 
Welland Rally 2013 Picture 
Welland Rally 2017 Picture 
Welland Rally 2018 Picture 

 
Marshall 72808/1920 AH 5979 "Britannia" 
Steam Scenes Link
 
Woodcote Rally 2014 Picture 
South Cerney Rally 2014 Picture 
Wiltshire Rally 2016 Picture 
Heddington Rally 2017 Picture 
South Cerney Rally 2018 Picture 
 
Wallis and Steevens 7498/1916 HO 5629 "Progress" 
Steam Scenes Link 
Wiltshire Rally 2016 Picture 
Banbury Rally 2016 Picture 
Banbury Rally 2017 Picture 
Heddington Rally 2017 Picture 
Banbury Rally 2018 Picture 
South Cerney Rally 2018 Picture 

Steam Wagon

Maker

Number

Registration

Notes

 
Yorkshire 2108/1927 UA 1788

SteamScenes Link 
Somerset Show 2014 Picture 
South Cerney Rally 2014 Picture 
Somerset Show 2015 Picture 
South Cerney Rally 2015 Picture 
Wiltshire Rally 2016 Picture 
South Cerney Rally 2016 Picture 
Somerset Show 2017 Picture 
South Cerney Rally 2018 Picture 

Showman's Engine

Maker

Number

Registration

Notes

 
Garrett 33374/1915 CE 8250 "Verity"
SteamScenes Link  
Fawley Hill Rally 2014 Picture 
Strawberries and Cream Rally 2014 Picture  
South Cerney Rally 2014 Picture 
South Cerney Rally 2015 Picture 
Fawley Hill Rally 2016 Picture 

Portable Engine

Maker

Number

Registration

Notes

 
Marshall 28810/1897 SteamScenes Link 
Heddington Rally 2017 Picture 

Steam Car

Maker

Number

Registration

Notes

 
Stanley 607/1914 IA 239 Wiltshire Rally 2016 Picture 

If you like this sort of thing then try David Collidge's Steam Scenes http://www.steamscenes.org.uk/


Rob and Yuehong  Dickinson

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