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Coming Up…

  • For the love of Ale

    Does chugging through lush valleys and pretty villages, stopping at some of the finest drinking establishments en route to sample a pint of locally brewed ale sound like the ideal way to spend a day? Then embark on a Rail Ale Trail and

  • Photography Experience
    • 16th February 2019,
    • 9th March 2019,
    • 20th April 2019,
    • 11th May 2019,
    • 25th May 2019,
    • 15th June 2019,
    • 13th July 2019,
    • 10th August 2019,
    • 21st September 2019,
    • 19th October 2019

    Photography Experiences

    Photography Experiences

    Our Photography Experiences offer you opportunities to get unique photos of heritage trains amidst stunning rural scenery and industrial landscapes, and are ideal for both beginners and veterans.

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  • Sulzer Saturday
    • 16th February 2019

    Sulzer Theme Day

    Bring on the Diesels

    Don’t miss this special celebration themed around the masterpieces of the legendary Sulzer Brothers Foundry.

    What’s Included

    All of the days services are set to be hauled by one of a number of Sulzer Diesel

Our visitors say…

  • The sounds and smells bring back many memories. It is great for family and anyone from train enthusiasts to teenagers and little kids. The views are really nice and the trains look amazing. The staff and volunteers are very friendly and helpful. I'd recommend for anyone!

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