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Spring Steam Gala

Dates for this event

  • 2nd March 2018,
  • 3rd March 2018,
  • 4th March 2018
Spring Steam Gala

It’s a Steam Spring Fling Thing

A real steam dream for loco lovers, join the East Lancashire Railway for the first steam powered spectacular of the year.

What’s Included?

An intensive all steam timetable running throughout the whole weekend and featuring favourites from the East Lancashire Railway’s own home fleet, and maybe a couple of surprise special guests. Watch this space for updates on the Gala’s line up.

Ticket information, Prices and getting here

Special event fares apply. More information available soon.

We recommend beginning your journey at Bury Bolton Street Station. For information on how to find us and car parking visit our Getting Here page.

Our visitors say…

  • Well priced for what it offers in terms of engines to see. Railway enthusiasts would be very happy at the variety of steam engines going up and down the line.

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