Driver Experience Course on steam locomotive 44871 at the Nene Valley Railway

44871
Credit: Mat Yardley

Following the recent announcement that London, Midland and Scottish Railway Stanier Class 5 4-6-0 “Black Five” No.44871 will be running at Nene Valley Railway in Late December 2019 and Early January 2020, times and dates have been released when you take the controls of 44871.

The course allows you to drive and fire 44871 (running light engine with no rolling stock) along roughly 15 miles of NVR track for an hour.

Costing £325 per peoples, tickets are available for the following dates:

  1. Friday 3rd of January at 9.30, 10.30, 11.30, 13.15 and 14.15
  2. Saturday 4th of January at 9.30, 10.30, 11.30, 13.15 and 14.15

For more information or to book your place on the course before it sells out, please click here.

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