Last chance to bid in Embsay and Bolton Abbey Railway’s Silent Auction

Embsay's Silent Auction // Credit Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway
Embsay's Silent Auction // Credit Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway

Tuesday 30th of June will see Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway’s Silent Auction end, so now is your last chance to bid for some fantastic tickets and experiences!

To help raise funds to support the railway during it’s COVID-19 forced closure, the line launched a silent auction where you can bid for many tickets and experiences on the railway when they reopen.

The list of items and current highest bid (correct at the time of publishing) can be found below:

  1. 1903 Autocar Cab Ride – £100
  2. Afternoon Tea with Bottomless Prosecco for Two – £100
  3. Diesel Cab Ride – £120
  4. UNLIMITED 2021 Rides! One Adult – £100
  5. UNLIMITED 2021 Rides! Two Adults – £100
  6. UNLIMITED 2021 Rides! One Family – £150
  7. Private 1950s Railway Carriage Hire – £150
  8. Steam Locomotive Footplate Ride – £260
  9. One-on-One Workshop Tour – £105
  10. Afternoon Tea for Four in Queen Victoria’s Saloon – £150
  11. First Class Santa Special Ticket for a Family – £140
  12. Diesel Freight Driving Experience – £200

As can be seen from the selection of lots, there are some great experiences to be won.

So far, £1,375 has been raised, which will help the railway survive the impact of COVID-19. To view or bid on a lot, please visit their auction page here.

For more information or to support the Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway, please visit their website here.

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