There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Saturday 3rd October 2020 using the Re-opening Timetable

Flying Scotsman 26 - 27 September Cancelled - 

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The Engine Shed
Caption: Download our stocklist to find out what is in The Engine Shed

The East Lancashire Railway owns and attracts a wide range of locomotives, from 80080 and 34092 "City of Wells" to famous visiting engines such as "Flying Scotsman" 60103 and “Sir Nigel Gresley” 60007.

Discover what locomotives, coaches and wagons are currently in our sheds by downloading the East Lancashire Railway Stocklist.

Please note that the Engine Sheds are not open to the public.

Our visitors say…

  • How could you not love this? Amazing to see so close up an iconic part of our history. Amazing. Loved standing on the platform and watching this steam engine. The little boy with his Hornby train set really came out.

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