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Small Engines Weekend

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    Small and mighty!

    Good things really do come in small packages!

    Spend the day with some of our smaller and more rarely seen steam and diesel locomotives as these hard working engines take their place in the spotlight for this special event weekend!

    Locomotive Line Up


    • Class 03, D2062
    • Class 03, D2084 (Courtesy of The Jubilee Locomotive Company)
    • Class 09, 09024
    • Class 14, D9531 'Ernest'
    • Class 14, D9537 'Eric'
    • Class 73, 73001 (Courtesy of Dean Forest Diesel Association)


    • MSC 32 'Gothenburg'
    • WD 132 'Sapper'
    • 12322 L&Y A Class
    • Beatrice Hunslet 0-6-0ST (Courtesy of Embsay & Bolton Abbey Steam Railway)

    Small Engines Weekend Ticket Prices

    Online Ticket Prices

    Beat the queues and save 10% by booking your gala tickets online. Our exclusive online discounts are displayed in the table below:

      Adult Save Concession Save Child Save
    One Day Rover £19.50 £4.50 £18.50 £3.00 £13.50 £1.50
    Two Day Rover £37.50 £4.50 £36.50 £1.50 £24.50 £2.50


    Discounted advanced tickets will be taken off sale 24 hours before the start of an event, the below tickets will be available from manned stations on the day.

    On-the-Day Ticket Prices

    The below Rover Tickets will replace all standard travel fares across the weekend.

      Adult Concession Child Family
    One Day Rover £24.00 £21.50 £15.00 £63.00
    Two Day Rover £42.00 £38.00 £27.00 N/A

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