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An update on steam locomotive at the Embsay and Bolton Abbey...

Recent work at Embsay Locomotive Workshop has seen two engines take a step closer to running again. "Beatrice" The boiler for "Beatrice", the line's Hunslet numbered...

LMS Stanier 8F steam locomotives – Class Information

An essential class in Stanier's Locomotive Policy for the London, Midland and Scottish Railway (LMS), the 8F would later become the standard freight engine during War World 2 (WW2).

Embsay & Bolton Abbey Railway Add Extra Santa Special Trains

The Embsay and Bolton Abbey Railway has added an extra date to their Steam Santa Special calendar for 2017. The standard gauge heritage railway in...

Embsay & Bolton Abbey Railway – Volunteer Open Days 21st May...

Are you interested in volunteering at a railway near you, but not sure what it is all about? If you live near to the...

Treat Your Mum This Mothers Day – Take A Train Ride

With Mothers Day just around the corner (6th March 2016) it can be difficult to find the perfect present to show your mum you...

LIVE UPDATES: Yorkshire steam railways flooded as Storm Ciara batters Britain

As Storm Ciara batters Britain, we thought it would be useful to have a page for readers to know where the disruption and flooding is affecting travel.

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Book Review: Steam on the Southern & Western

Steam on the Southern & Western is new book from Pen & Sword which was released a couple of months ago. The book looks...