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Ford Transition Pop-up Museum (3rd - 9th April 2018)

Ford Transition Pop-up Museum Tuesday 3rd - Monday 9th April 2018 Venue: Ford Vehicle Repair Centre, Swaythling, Southampton SO18 2NQ Free Entry. Booking essential Book at  The story of one industrial site's transition from making to moving as told through the voices of the men and women who worked there. The sights, sounds and voices trace the site's evolving manufacturing history from WW2 aviation to the production of the iconic 'white van' Transit, and its current transformation into a high-tech logistics park.  Come and find out about what it was like to work on the production line of a busy factory.   Open for one week only, the pop-up museum also offers a rare chance to see the last Transit van to be made in Southampton & signed by those who built it.   Over the past year, TRANSITION: from fields to Ford and beyond , a community history project funded by the Heritage Lottery F