Brockhouse News - Archive for November 2021

Full Steam Ahead…Brockhouse Preserves Britain’s Heritage Railway

A proud British heritage, the very first full-scale steam engine locomotive was the 3ft gauge Coalbrookdale Locomotive built in 1802 by Richard Trevithick, a British inventor and mining engineer from Cornwall. It was the railways in the first half of the 19th Century that made the Industrial Revolution possible. They were the biggest catalysts of...   Read more