Kirkaldy Testing Works

T Roger Smith

place
99 Southwark Street, SE1 0JF
Proudly carved over the door are the words ‘Facts not Opinions’. Inside, the sight - and smell - of Kirkaldy’s Testing and Experimenting Works is a unique and direct link with an ingenious age of engineering.

Access

Saturday 22nd

Open 11am–4pm

Ground floor is accessible (with step up to Kirkaldy's office); stairs only to basement level (max visitors 15)

event
  • Facts not Opinions - opening a unique door onto Victorian engineering (Facts not Opinions - opening a unique door onto Victorian engineering), capacity 15

info_outline Long queues expected

Design

Original design
T Roger Smith, 1873
Type
Scientific, Infrastructure/engineering, Industrial
Period
Victorian