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Engineering Group

The Engineering Group works cooperatively with Peterborugh Engineering Society making use of their programme of meetings held at Perkins Engines Learning Centre. Entry by Gate 4


There are 7 meetings per year on the first Thursday of October, November, December, February, March April & May.


In addition the U3A Engineering Group will be visiting some local engineering sites of interest.

On Wednesday 20th June 2018 we will be visiting the Recycling Centre at Waterbeach at 2 pm. Please coantct me if you would like to go on this visit.


This years meetings 2017-18 are

Thursday 5th October 7.30 pm

  • Tunnels
  • Speaker
    • Brian Keegan

Thursday 2nd November 7.30 pm

  • Church Clocks and the Origin of .
  • Speaker
    • Derek Brown

Thursday 7th December

  • Parachutes.
  • Speaker
    • Andy Cowley

Thursday 1st February 2018

  • The Pathfinder Force
  • Speaker
    • Kevin Dalley

Thursday 1st March 2017

  • An Engineer at Sea and Aground (Postponed Snow)
  • Speaker
    • Roger Moseley

Thursday 5th April 2017

  • Late life experience of a Fergusen TED20
  • Speaker
    • David Cowcil

Thursday 3rd May 2017

  • 'God's Wonderful Railway'- An Inroducation to the Great West Railway
  • Speaker
    • Jonathan Wray

Photographs of the recent visit to Peterborough Energy from Waste Works.

East Peterborough

Organiser: Brian Keegan
Telephone: 01733 265769

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