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Vintage Vehicles

The world’s largest celebration of Black Country Vehicles Sunday 31 July 2011

31 July 2011

The Festival of Black Country Vehicles is an annual gathering of cars, motorcycles and commercial vehicles all built in the Black Country and sees over one hundred vehicles on display around the Museum’s 26 acre site, celebrating that the Black Country was a major centre for vehicle manufacturing. A rare...

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Newcomen

Newcomen Engine

08 July 2011

The 8 July, 2011 sees the 25th anniversary of the formal opening of the Newcomen engine. The Black Country Living Museum feel that this is a great occasion to announce that the Museum will shortly be starting work on the engine as part of the preparations for the Tercentenary in 2012. The Newcomen engine played an...

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National Youth Theatre search the Black Country for Olympic tales

01 July 2011

The National Youth Theatre of Great Britain (NYT) is on the hunt for stories and memories from the Black Country and the rest of the West Midlands to help inform their new Olympic heritage project called White City/Black Country. This two year project will explore the significant role played by the Black Country in...

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