Thomas Aveling Society

INCORPORATING THE THOMAS AVELING SOCIETY (HOO)  established 2014

Father of the Traction Engine

The Thomas Aveling Society is all about celebrating the pioneering engineer

Thomas Aveling, who lived in Hoo, Kent, as a boy, teenager and young man and is buried in the village. More sections and information will be added to this site from time to time, so check back regularly. Please get in touch using the form below, or send an email to: thomasavelingsociety@outlook.com

Thomas Aveling's Birthday Celebration 2020 will be on Saturday 12th September - more details to be announced in due course.

Click on the below pdf to see the sponsors and supporters of Thomas Aveling's Birthday Celebration 2019. The second pdf shows our brilliant flower procession cast.

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Would you like the Mobile Thomas Aveling Museum (part of our Reaching Out Education Programme) to visit your school or community group?  Click the pdf below to find out more.

© 2014-2020 THOMAS AVELING SOCIETY AND THOMAS AVELING SOCIETY (HOO)

The Thomas Aveling Society is sponsored by the Strood & Hoo Peninsula Times

and the Village Voices Community Magazine.

If you'd like to donate any

Aveling & Porter or Thomas Aveling related items to the

Thomas Aveling Society - we'd welcome the opportunity of taking your item into our growing collection.

We exist to promote the life, legacy and achievements of Thomas Aveling, as well as to preserve (where we are able) any original items connected to

Aveling & Porter and

 Thomas Aveling.

Use the contact slip below to get in touch.