Kirkaldy Testing Museum

infobox London museum
name= Kirkaldy Testing Museum
established= 1983
location= Southwark, London SE1, England
tube= Southwark
website= None

The Kirkaldy Testing Museum is a museum in Southwark, south London, England, located on the site of David Kirkaldy's testing works. It houses Kirkaldy's huge testing machine, along with many smaller more modern machines. It is open on the first Sunday of each month.

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* [ Kirkaldy museum location]
* [ Description of Museum]
* [ Kirkaldy's Researches]

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