The Vehicle Workshop, Heritage Motor Centre

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Behind the scenes at a museum, a small team tends to the Heritage Motor Centre’s collection of historic vehicles, preserving them for the future and preparing some for gentle demonstration. This painting by artist John McConnell captures the valuable work that the staff carry out away from the public face of the museum.

British Motor Museum



The Vehicle Workshop, Heritage Motor Centre




oil on canvas


H 76 x W 102 cm

Accession number


Acquisition method

commissioned, 1996

Work type


Inscription description

dated 1996

Normally on display at

British Motor Museum

Banbury Road, Gaydon, Warwickshire CV35 0BJ England

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