Based near Canterbury in South East England, Preston Services are buyers and sellers of steam engines, spares and related items. A unique presence in the world of steam preservation for over 20 years, we source all kinds of unusual items for both modern applications and for collectors and restorers of antique steam machinery.

Our comprehensive range of items for sale and long history in the world of preservation has made us the world's go-to supplier for unusual vintage steam machinery.

Where given, all prices are in GB Pounds Sterling (£).

Please use the contact enquiry forms to ask us anything about any of the items on offer. (Of course, many items are very large and expensive and so will require communication with us.)

Remember, we are able source a huge range of items that we can never fully list - so, if there's a rare item you can't find anywhere else, we can probably help...


Parts & Spares

We have a VERY large stock of unusual parts and spares accumulated over our many years in world of steam preservation. Listed here is only a small snapshot of our range. This includes both specialist new made fittings such as boiler feed injectors and steam whistles, as well as very rare, old stock, reconditioned parts suitable for a wide variety of makes and types of machinery.

Please do enquire > if you're looking for a specialist part that you can't find elsewhere...


Visiting Us

Please note that Preston Services' premises are based on a private farm and are NOT AN OPEN SHOP, as such.  All visitors are very welcome, but you must email or phone us to arrange a time - please don't just turn up!

Staying Locally?  We have a list hotels, B&B's, pubs and eating places within easy reach here >.


Buying From Us

Terms & Conditions of Purchase

All machinery, equipment and parts supplied by Preston Services whether new, unused or second-hand are sold without any guarantee as to originality, condition or suitability and may require restoration, repair, statutory inspection and/or insurance approval before use.


Selling Items With Us

With our wide and well established audience of buyers around the world, we offer a competitive sales service for steam related vintage items, large and small.  We can either:

1.  Sell your item on commission basis.

2.  Buy in your item for stock and later sale.

3.  Part exchange your item(s) for others in our stock.


Please do contact us here > and we'll do our best to help you.


Currently Wanted Items