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WATCH: steam locomotive 34092 City of Wells visits the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Sunday 7th April 2019 saw the North Yorkshire Moors Railway host their season opening event for 2019 featuring Spam Can 34092 City of Wells. This event was a two weekend event starting on 30th March...
1016 "Inyala" appearing in LNER Apple Green in 1949 // Credit Simon Lathlane

LNER Thompson B1 Class steam locomotives – Class Information

Built for mixed traffic duties during the strict conditions of World War 2, the B1s were Thompson's take on a 4-6-0 2-cylinder general purpose engine. Once exploring the working lives of these practical locomotives,...
73050's Tender Arriving at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway // Credit Adrain Dennis

73050’s tender to be paired with steam locomotive 92134

The Nene Valley Railway has announced that the tender of their BR Standard 5 No.73050 "City of Peterborough" has been loaned out for use on 9F 92134 undergoing restoration at the North Yorkshire Moors...

Steam locomotives on test as final countdown to 2019 season at the North Yorkshire...

Final preparations are being made to the beginning of the 2019 running season at the NYMR. Today (Tuesday 26th March) saw 5428, 1264 and 65894 on steam test after undergoing heavy winter maintenance. Saturday 30th March...
City of Wells at Irwell Vale on the East Lancashire Railway

Steam locomotive 34092 City of Wells to visit the NYMR

The North Yorkshire Moors Railway has announced that 34092 City of Wells will be visiting them in 2019. Unfortunately, 60009 Union of South Africa will no longer be visiting the line from 30th March until...
60009 Union of South Africa

Final tickets available for steam locomotive 60009 Union of South Africas visit to the...

The North Yorkshire Moors Railway has announced that the final few tickets are still available for passengers to ride behind 60009 Union of South Africa. Tickets are priced from just £30 for adults and £15...
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Steam locomotive 2253 arrives at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

On Tuesday 12th February 2019, the team working on USATC S160 2253 announced that their locomotive would be returning to its old base, the North Yorkshire Moors Railway. The locomotive and tender were delivered to...
5428 Eric Treacy

Steam locomotives in action over the festive period at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Over the period between Boxing Day and New Years Day, the North Yorkshire Moors Railway will be operating the winter service timetable utilising 2 steam locomotives, 1 diesel locomotive and also a diesel multiple...
498 As Built // Credit A Major

LSWR/SR S15 Class steam locomotives – Class Information

Built to haul a variety of freight trains on the London & South Western Railway, the Urie S15s would operate right up to the last few years of steam on the Southern Region. Once looking...
63395 // Credit RailAdvent

NER T2 / LNER Q6 Class steam locomotives – Sole Survivor

Pooling designs from a few different classes, the North Eastern Railway's T2 class were perfect engines to meet the ever-increasing freight traffic on the NER and the London & North Eastern Railway after the...