Engineman's Rest Cafe

Crofton Pumping Station, Crofton, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 3DW
Engineman's Rest Cafe


The Engineman’s Rest Café and shop sells a range of cakes, drinks and light snacks as well as a selection of canal and pumping station souvenirs


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Map & Directions

Road Directions

By car use SatNav SN8 3DW, we are at Crofton Beam Engines between the villages of Burbage, Great Bedwyn and east Grafton, 12 minutes south of Marlborough.

Public Transport Directions

The nearest train station is Great Bedwyn – Crofton Beam Engines is a 30 minute walk along the canal towpath.

On foot you will find us at Crofton Beam Engines along the Kennet & Avon Canal at Lock 60.



  • Guide Dogs Permitted - /assistance dogs.


  • Catering service
  • Special dietary requirements catered for

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - no minimum age.
  • Baby changing facilities

Key Features

  • In countryside

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Drop Off / Pick Up Point
  • Coach Parking Offsite - 1 coach at a time.
  • Off site parking - Adjacent car park.

Payment Methods

  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Opening Times

* *Temporarily closed until at least the end of April 2020*

-Two weeks before Easter to Early October = Mon-Sun 10:30-16:30


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