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Steam locomotive Lord Phil arrives at the Midland Railway – Butterley

The Midland Railway – Butterley has announced that steam locomotive No. 3883 Lord Phil is the 2019 visitor to the railway. The Hunslet WD 0-6-0 was built in 1944 for the War Department and is...
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WATCH: steam locomotive 6233 Duchess of Sutherland steams through Yorkshire and Derbyshire

Saturday 9th March 2019 saw 6233 Duchess of Sutherland were out on a mainline railtour for the first time this year. The tour she hauled on 9th March 2019 was The Yorkshireman which is run...
47445's Frame at West Shed // Credit Midland Railway - Butterley

Update on the restoration of steam locomotive No.47445

The Midland Railway - Butterley has posted an update on the restoration of LMS 3F Tank No.47445. About 47445 Built in 1929, 47445 spent most of its working life at Crewe hauling a variety of trains....
Midland Railway Butterley steam locomotive for son of driver

Midland Railway Butterley plays part in reuniting steam locomotive with a member of the...

On Saturday 14th July 2018, the Midland Railway Butterley helped out during a special day where Bernard Davis from Cwmbran, South Wales, caught up with his dads old steam engine. Bernard’s dad worked at Whitehead...
6233 Duchess of Sunderland on the Severn Valley Railway // Credit Severn Valley Railway

Date confirmed for steam locomotive 6233 Duchess of Sutherland’s return

The West Shed has confirmed the date in which steam locomotive 6233 Duchess of Sutherland will return to steam service. The date has been confirmed for the 9th September 2018 and will take place at...
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Latest news on steam locomotive No.6233 Duchess of Sutherland

West Shed has announced that steam locomotive No.6233 'Duchess of Sutherland' is nearly ready to return to action after repairs have been taken out. The locomotive will be rolled out in LMS Crimson Lake on...
Midland Railway - Butterley host memorial for Sapper Amos

Steam locomotive hauled Vintage Trains at the Midland Railway – Butterley

The Midland Railway - Butterley has announced that over the bank holiday weekend of the 25th to 27th August they will be running a very special vintage train. The train will be made up of...
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Steam locomotive No.6233 Duchess of Sutherland passes boiler test

The Princess Royal Class Locomotive Trust (PRCLT) Facebook page has announced that 6233 Duchess of Sutherland has passed its boiler test, at West Shed at the Midland Railway - Butterley. Now that the locomotive has...
No. 75078 at Oxenhope

BR Standard 4s (4-6-0, 2-6-0 and 2-6-4T) steam locomotives – Class Information

It's Friday which can only mean one thing... another Class Information is released, with this week's installment focusing on British Railway's (BR) Standard Class 4 designs (4-6-0, 2-6-0 & 2-6-4T). Firstly looking at the...
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Class 66 locomotive for Midland Railway Butterley Diesel Gala

The Midland Railway Butterley has announced that the Class 66 locomotive which will be visiting the line for their Gala has been confirmed. DB Cargo has confirmed that the Class 66 that will be visiting...