Elsecar Newcomen Engine Model Making Competition!

We are running an exciting model making competition this summer, to help celebrate our amazing Newcomen Engine.  The competition it open to young people, aged 25 or younger, and you can use any materials you like – real or digital. All you need to do it is create a model of the engine and send us a photo or a video with your name and contact details before 5pm on July 26th. We will share the best ones on social media and the winners will be announced in August. Extra points will be awarded for creativity and attention to detail.

Terms and conditions:

All entrants must be 25 or younger. There are 2 categories; 14 and under and 15-25. Submissions must reach us by 5pm on July 26th. All submissions must include the name and age of the applicant and contact details so that we can get in touch with you about the competition. Submissions can be e-mailed to elsecarheritagecentre@barnsley.gov.uk or shared with us on social media. For more details please ring the heritage centre on 01226 740203.