September 1, 2019

Its been a quiet one this month here at Rusty Relics. Just a distinct lack of items cropping up, maybe the holidays are to blame?. Even so there were still a few things to be had.

Our local auction house came up trumps with a selection of die-cast models, Including some...

August 1, 2019

A little look at what we've stumbled across this month here at Rusty Relics. After what seemed like a slow start to the month compared to June things soon picked up towards the end.

Whilst at the Hollowell Steam and Heavy Horse show 2019 we managed to find a f...

July 1, 2019

A little look at what we've stumbled across this month here at Rusty Relics. Its been a busy month with some rich pickings to be had.

Whilst setting up at St Albans Steam and Country show 2019 we managed to sniff out few things. 3 cast iron implement seats, a Pierce, a...

January 14, 2019

A liitle look at some of the Stationary engines seen at an open day in Norfolk on 6th January, Some nice large engines not often seen on the rally field

1913 8hp International Famous engine 

1913 8hp Blackstone oil engine

1917 7hp Tangye hot bulb model BR stationary engin...

July 1, 2018

Here is a fantastic opportunity for any enthusiastic model engineer

A complete set of castings, Drawings and a commercially built  copper boiler for the infamous 2 inch scale Burrell Scenic showmas road locomotive 'Thetford Town'

Taking a close look at the photos ab...

August 15, 2017

1943 Fordson N powered Automower winch unit

This 1943 Automower winch unit utilises a Fordson N tractor for its power unit. The tractor was built in August 1943 and the winch built by The Auto-Mower Engineering Company Limited in December 1943.

They were built for the Ad...

June 12, 2017

New arrival to the Rusty Relics stationary engine collection

Bradford 1A vertical water cooled 4 stroke diesel engine

Purchased via Ebay in March 2016 from Poole in Dorset. Only needing a basic service and a new head gasket before it was up and running.

Once running satis...