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Kirkaldy Testing Museum

Travel back in time to London's industrial past at this museum, which houses the unique Kirkaldy Testing Machine. Young engineers will love seeing solid concrete put to the test between the jaws of this intriguing piece of Victorian machinery.


David Kirkaldy's huge “Universal Testing Machine” was used by Victorian engineers to test the strength of construction materials. 


This quirky museum will leave you and your budding engineers brimming with new knowledge.

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