Steam Weekends 2013
Autumn Steam Gala, Lancashire and Vintage Bus Running Day, 19 – 20 October
The final steam weekend of 2013 is a true bonanza! Including all of the usual add-ons of an East Lancashire Railway Steam Gala, home fleet and guest locomotives will be running on an all steam timetable throughout the weekend and we can confirm that loco 46233 “Duchess of Sutherland” will be making a guest appearance alongside “Hawksworth” Designed 0-6-0 Pannier Tank 1501, appearing courtesy of Severn Valley Railway! In addition 61994 “The Great Marquess” will return to the East Lancashire Railway until the end of the year and subject to availability should be appearing at our Autumn Steam Gala. As if that wasn’t enough, this year’s Steam Gala coincides with our Vintage Bus Running Day. These splendid machines will be ferrying passengers throughout the event. Loco allocations, information on the attending buses and timetables will be made available nearer to the event.
Special event rover tickets are available, providing unlimited travel for one, two or three days.
One Day Rover: Adult: £26 Concessionary: £23.50 Child: £15 Family: £63
Two Day Rover: Adult: £49 Concessionary: £44 Child: £29
Check our fares for more information. Please note this is a special event and some fares might be withdrawn from sale.
Please note that tickets that are purchased online are subject to a mandatory booking fee and postage charge. The booking fee is charged at 10% of the face value of the ticket with a minimum booking fee of £1.25 and capped at £6.50 per ticket. Postage is charged at £2 to cover ticket print, postage and packaging.
Ticket prices are stated exclusive of booking and postage fees but all extra charges are displayed in an open and transparent way before you confirm your booking. We use online booking to ensure that we can provide you with a 24-hours service that suits your needs. If you continue to use the online booking channel we’ll assume that you are happy with the extra charges.
Tickets are available on the day but pre-booking is recommended to avoid the queues.
Please find the timetable for the Autumn Steam Gala, 19 – 20 October.
*Please note that all locos are subject to availability and change.