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40s at 60

Dates for this event

  • 13th April 2018,
  • 14th April 2018,
  • 15th April 2018
40s at 60

60 years young

Celebrate the 60th birthday of the iconic British Railway Class 40s at this special themed diesel event taking place at the East Lancashire Railway.

What’s Included?

Enjoy an intensive all diesel timetable featuring at least five Class 40s running passenger services all weekend.

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.

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