Sunday, 25 September 2022

1208 in service

Photos of No.1208 'Illingworth', visiting us from the Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway, running trains today


Sunday, 18 September 2022

New Driver

Well done and congratulations to volunteer Joseph Stuart who passed his practical steam drivers assessment today


1208 in service

1208 illingworth had its first day in passenger service today


Friday, 16 September 2022

401 at Embsay

401 is currently off on holiday and safely landed at the Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway today.

Photos courtesy of Matthew Anderson


Thursday, 15 September 2022

1208 test run

No.1208 ‘illingworth’ had its first test/gauging run today after arriving at the railway yesterday from the Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway


Thursday, 8 September 2022

Sunday, 4 September 2022

Speed sign work

Joss has been busy working on one of the 5mph speed signs from down the line today. The sign was removed after it was vandalised and has been repaired and is now undergoing a repaint


Shunter training & practice

Steve going through the use of shunting poles and brake sticks with trainees Neville, Dylan and Joss


Black Umfolosi


Zimbabwe’s a Capella band Umfolosi playing in the museum today

08915 in service

08915 carrying out shunting and in passenger service today