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City of Wells by Liam Barnes

We need your help

Since the reopening of the line in 1987 the East Lancashire Railway has invested heavily in infrastructure, coach fleet and more recently the Crab and City of Wells locomotives. The railway needs your continued support to enhance and secure the preservation of the railway for generations to come!


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