British Motor Museums

Filching Manor Motor Museum

Filching Manor Motor Museum is part of the Campbell Circuit site. Filching Manor has belonged to the Foulkes Halbard Family for 24 years. Situated between Wannock and Jevington, on the C40, East Sussex near Eastbourne.

The Foulkes Halbard Collection is at Filching Manor Motor Museum

The Foulkes Halbard collection is based around the speed record breaking Campbell family’s many achievements. Included in the collection is Sir Malcolm Campbell’s Bluebird K3 world record breaking boat, along with other famous Campbell cars, boats and memorabilia. There is a website dedicated to the K3 Bluebird boat www.k3bluebird.com

There are many other rare and wonderful things in the collection, which was originally put together by the late Paul Foulkes Halbard and is now being continued by his son Karl Foulkes Halbard.

The collection contains the very rare 1898 Orient Express (one of only two left working in the world), a 1907 Corbin Racer, several Bugatti cars, Fangio’s very own racing car, the Alesso, a fantastic 1904 chain driven Mercedes racing car and many more. The Filching Manor collection is one of few motor museums that has most if its collection in working order.

1904 Mercedes

Location

Filching Manor
Jevington Road
Nr Polegate
East Sussex
BN26 5QA

Contact

Website: http://campbellcircuit.co.uk/

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