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Autumn Steam Gala

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    Season of Steam

    This is it, the last big steam event of 2020. Don’t miss this chance to ride behind both home fleet engines and "Union of South Africa" at the East Lancashire Railway.

    What’s Included

    Take a ride on all steam hauled passenger services all weekend.

    Attending locomotives are as follows:

    • 60009 "Union of South Africa"
    • BR Standard 4 Tank 80097
    • 34092 "City of Wells"
    • 2890
    • 51456 (752) LYR Saddle Tank
    • 32 "Gothenburg"

    Please note locomotives are subject to change.

    Ticket prices and information

    Online Ticket Prices

    Beat the queues and save by booking your tickets online. Our exclusive online discounts are displayed on the table below:

      Adult Concession Child Family (2 adults and 3 children)
    One Day Rover £27 £24.30  £17.55  £69.30 
    Two Day Rover £45.45  £40.95  £29.70  N/A 
    Three Day Rover £60.30 £54  £39.15  N/A 

    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 event.

      Adult Concession Child Family (2 adults and 3 children)
    One Day Rover £30  £27  £19.50  £77 
    Two Day Rover £50.50  £45.50  £33  N/A
    Three Day Rover £67  £60  £43.50  N/A

    Thanks Nigel Valentine and Fox Pix for the images.

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