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Epping Ongar Railway set to celebrate 50 years since the steam locomotive ban on...

The Epping Ongar Railway will be remembering the 11th August 1968 with an exhibition in the Penny Salon gallery at Ongar Station. The 11th August 1968 was when the last steam train, the 1T57 Fifteen...
5197 at Froghall Station // Credit: Jamie Duggan

S160 to visit Epping Ongar Railway in 2018

S160 No. 5197, a member of the Churnet Valley Railway's (CVR) home fleet, is to visit the Epping Ongar Railway in June 2018. While at the Epping Ongar Railway, S160 No. 5197 will take part...
D821 Greyhound

Locomotive 821 Greyhound to visit the Epping Ongar Railway

The Epping Ongar Railway has announced that Class 42 'Warship' D821 'Greyhound' will be visiting the line in 2019. Greyhound is visiting the line for their 2019 Autumn Diesel Gala, which is being held on...
Lord Phil arrives at the Epping Ongar Railway

Steam locomotive ‘Lord Phil’ arrives at the Epping Ongar Railway

The Epping Ongar Railway, in south-west Essex, has announced that steam locomotive, 'Lord Phil', has arrived at the heritage railway for the 2018 season. About Lord Phil 'Lord Phil' was built in 1944 for the War...
North Wealds on the Epping Ongar Railway

Epping Ongar are recruiting for a catering manager

The Epping Ongar Railway has announced that they are looking to hire a new catering manager based at North Weald Station. The Epping Ongar Railway is a volunteer-led railway and is open every weekend between Easter and...
Epping Ongar Railway welcomes steam locomotive No. 3837

Epping Ongar Railway give new home for steam locomotive No. 3837

The Epping Ongar Railway has announced that it has given steam locomotive No. 3837 a new home. The new home will allow for its continued restoration back to steaming condition. The Hawthorn Leslie locomotive is the...
Met 1

Epping Ongar Railway confirm steam locomotive Met 1 for 2019

The Epping Ongar Railway has announced that Metropolitan Railway No. 1 will be staying at the line for a further year. The locomotive will be taking part in a number of events in 2019 which...

GWR 4900 ‘Hall’ and 6959 ‘Modified Hall’ Class steam locomotives – Class Information

The Great Western Railway's 4900 'Hall' Class were the GWR's most numerous 4-6-0 type engines ever built. They will be the focus of this week's Class Information, and there 6959 'Modified Halls' as designed and...
Class 20 'D8001' is set to visit the Epping Ongar Railway in 2017

First Guest Announced For Epping Ongar Gala

The preparations for the first gala are under way at Epping Ongar Railway. The Spring Diesel Gala is set to be held on the 22/23rd April 2017 and the EOR have just announced their...
Epping Ongar Railway welcome 1959 tube train

Heritage London Underground train returns to the Epping Ongar Railway

This week, the Epping Ongar Railway have announced that a heritage 1959 stock tube train has arrived on a low loader at North Weald. The carriage has been donated by the London Underground to the...