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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...

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...
S160 at the Epping Ongar Railway

Steam locomotive hauled Ale Train hailed a success at the Epping Ongar Railway

The Epping Ongar Railway has announced that their first Real Ale train, which departed on the 9th June 2018, was a success, with over a hundred passengers travelling onboard. Along the route, the passengers drank through...
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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...
813 to visit the Elsecar Heritage Railway

Five steam locomotive line up for Epping Ongar Railway Steam Gala

The Epping Ongar Railway have confirmed their line up for their 2018 Steam Gala, which will take place from the 8th June to the 10th June 2018. The line up is confirmed to be USATC S160...
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Ivatt Tank To Work Services At Epping Ongar This Weekend

The Epping Ongar Railway has announced that visiting Ivatt 2MT tank locomotive 41312, visiting from the Mid Hants Railway, will be working the steam service this weekend Yes, that's right, the Ivatt will be working...
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...
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 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...
Epping Ongar Railway awarded grant to convert carriage into wheelchair friendly carriage

Epping Ongar Railway awarded £2000 grant to provide accessible railway carriage

The Epping Ongar Railway, in Essex, has announced that it is to become more disability-friendly after it had a successful bid to the Stansted Airport Community Trust to provide a fully accessible coach on...