Ride Out to:

Crofton Beam Engines


The ride out is open to all Members, Associates (providing they have been cleared by their Observer to attend ride outs) and Pillions.


Sunday 6 August 17


Top of Town car park, Dorchester

Briefing and Departure:

0930 meet, 0945 for Safety Brief. 1000 departure


A scenic route through Dorset and Wiltshire taking heading to The Engineman’s Rest at the Crofton Beam Engines before returning to the Top of Town Car Park.



1000:  Depart Dorchester Top of Town car park

1130:  Coffee/tea stop at Wilton.

1245:  Arrive The Engineman’s Rest for Lunch – Note, no cooked meals available; https://www.facebook.com/EnginemansRest/?fref=mentions

1445: Arrive Cranbourne for tea/coffee.

1600:  Arrive Dorchester Top of Town Car Park


50 miles out to Wilton,

30 miles to Crofton Beam Engines,

42 Miles to Cranbourne

33 Miles return to Dorchester

Total mileage 155. 


A mix of A and B class roads (further route details provided on the day).

Ride Out Leader / Organiser:

Dave Plowman

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