Corris Railway Falcon project

Corris Railway to auction off first seat behind steam locomotive No.10

The Corris Railway has announced that they are auctioning a seat to travel on the first train hauled by its next steam locomotive when it leaves Corris. The winning bid will also receive an invitation to...
Corris Railway Model Railway Exhibition

Increase in visitors to Corris Railway Model Railway Exhibition

The Corris Railway held their Model Railway Exhibition over the August Bank Holiday and saw an increase in visitors over previous years. 520 visitors made their way to the exhibition. This meant there was 33%...
Corris Railway Steam Engine No 7 at Maespoeth

Update on the extension of the Corris Railway

In the new edition of the Corris Railway magazine, The Corris-pondent, Chairman of the Society, Richard Hamilton-Foyn, has given an update on the extension of the railway. Currently, the narrow gauge railway terminates south of Maespoeth...
No. 7 at Corris

Events For The Bank Holiday Weekend (4/4) – Corris Railway – Spring Steam Gala

Over the coming Bank Holiday Weekend, most of the heritage railways are holding some special events.Here at RailAdvent, we have picked out just a few of them. The fourth is the Corris Railway with...
Corris Railway Steam Engine No 7 at Maespoeth

Corris Railway – Spring 2017 Gala – Information

For 2017, the Corris Railway will be holding their Gala on Sunday May 28th. Trains will be operating between Corris and Maespoeth in a variety of formations. Trains will be both steam and diesel hauled,...
Corris Railway progress on No.10

Progress update on steam locomotive No. 10 and other progress at the Corris Railway

The Corris Railway has released an update on progress in several areas of the heritage railway and their revival. Station Progress During the August Summer holidays, the decision was taken to move the wall of the...
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A Summers Day Out at Corris Railway – Drivers Eye View Video

Following on from my recent post about the visit to the Corris Railway, here is the video to go with it. The video features a 'Drivers Eye View' of the return trip from Maespoeth...
Re roofing is complete at Corris on the Corris Railway

Roof repairs at the Corris Railway secures future for historic railway building

The extensive roof repairs have been completed at Corris station on the Corris Railway and have secured the future of the historic railway building. The work, which has been carried out by local contractor Brian...
Corris Railway hold successful gala day

Corris Railway hold success gala day with diesel and steam locomotives in action

The Corris Railway has announced that it has held a successful gala day on Sunday 27th May 2018 with both diesel, battery electric and steam locomotives in action. Heavy rain showers in Dulas Valley meant...
Corris Railway Steam Engine No 7 at Maespoeth

A Visit to the Corris Railway

Yesterday I made a visit to the Corris Railway. The short trip along the line, from Corris to Maespoeth ran through some beautiful countryside.  On arrival at Maespoeth there was a tour of the shed and workshops. Trains do not...