45379 on the Mid Hants Railway

Spaces remain for steam locomotive hauled Real Ale Train on the Mid Hants Railway

The Mid Hants Railway has announced that they still have places available on the Real Ale train on the 25th May 2018. This train is now steam hauled throughout, what better way to enjoy an...
Alton station on the Watercress Line

New Patron for the Mid Hants Railway

The Mid Hants Railway Preservation Society has announced today that they have welcomed a new patron to the society. Right Honourable The Lord Montagu of Beaulieu has agreed to become the new Patron of the...
Steam locomotive 80150 gets new cab roof

£4,000 raised in 10 weeks allows Mid Hants to get new roof for steam...

The Mid Hants Railway, also known as The Watercress Line, have announced that they have managed to raise their target of £4,000 for the new cab roof of steam locomotive No.80150. The donations have flooded...
45379 on the Mid Hants Railway

‘Tonic The Tank EnGINe’, ‘Ginny McGin Face’, ‘The Gin Reaper’… Hampshire locals name Mid...

The local Hampshire public has taken to social media to name Hampshire's first gin train, which is being run on the Mid Hants Railway (The Watercress Line) on the 5th May 2018. The Watercress Line...
Wadebridge at the Mid Hants Railway

Can you help the Mid Hants Railway and their steam locomotive Wadebridge project?

The Mid Hants Railway (MHR – The Watercress Line) have created a BT MyDonate page in order to raise funds for their Wadebridge project. Background Information Southern Railway West Country class No.34007 "Wadebridge" became part on the...
75079 // Credit Tim Beere MHR

Can you help the Mid Hants Railway and their steam locomotive No.75079 project

The Mid Hants Railway (MHR – The Watercress Line) have created a BT MyDonate page in order to raise funds for their Standard 4 Project. Background Information The Mid Hants Railway Preservation Society purchased BR Standard 4 (4-6-0) No.75079...
Eastleigh Railway Preservation Society No. 828 at the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway

Parts of steam locomotive boiler stolen from Ropley Works

On the night of the 17th April 2018, parts of a steam locomotive were stolen from the Ropley Works on the Mid Hants Railway (The Watercress Line). The parts were for locomotive number 828, and...
73096 // Credit Preserved British Steam Locomotives' website

Can you help the Mid Hants Railway and their steam locomotive No.73096 project?

The Mid Hants Railway (MHR - The Watercress Line) have created a BT MyDonate page in order to raise funds for their Standard 5 Project. Background Information November 2017 saw the MHR purchased BR Standard 5 No.73096...
Alton station on the Watercress Line

Watercress Line scrap accomodation coach to refresh volunteer accomodation

The Mid Hants Railway, also known as the Watercress Line, has announced that one of the accommodation carriages will be scrapped to provide the monies to refresh the remaining accommodation coach. This comes after the Trustees...
45379 on the Mid Hants Railway

Fancy working at a Steam Railway? The Mid Hants Railway are hiring!

The Mid Hants Railway, also known as the Watercress Line, has announced that they are looking to hire seasonal staff for work this year. The seasonal staff will be working in the railways West Country...
>
X
X