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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...
Engagement on the Midland Railway - Butterley

Engagement at the Midland Railway Butterley

Santa Special trains at the Midland Railway - Butterley is one of the most popular events operated by the railway. The railway is used to unusual requests, such as babies presenting their dummies to Santa...

New Narrow Gauge Carriage For The Midland Railway – Butterley

The Midland Railway at Butterley has recently launched a new narrow gauge carriage to operate on its 2 foot gauge line. The 2 foot "narrow gauge" line runs in addition to the standard gauge railway....

LMS Fowler Jinty steam locomotive class – Class Information

Following on from the last Class Information, which featured the GWR 2800s and 2884s (viewable here), this week, we turn our heads to the LMS Fowler Jinty class of steam locomotive. If you don't know...
Lego Flying Scotsman (Midland Railway - Butterly)

Midland Railway – Butterly Brick Week 2017 – Information

The Midland Railway, at Butterly, Derbyshire are holding a very special event during half term (from 27th May to 4th June 2017) in the form of Butterly Brick Week. Butterley Brick Week is set to...
6201 "Princess Elizabeth" on it's way to Carnforth // Credit Carl Stephens

Latest news on steam locomotive No. 6201 “Princess Elizabeth”

The Princess Elizabeth Locomotive Society have posted their plans for steam locomotive No. 6201 "Princess Elizabeth". Problems and plans for 6201 "Princess Elizabeth" After suffering problems with the small boiler tubes, the decision was taken by...
Official Photo of 1029 "County of Worcester", last engine built // Credit John Speller's Web Pages

1014 The G.W. County Project (steam locomotive No. 1014 “County of Glamorgan”) – Project...

Returning back to a New Build Project focusing on a Great Western Railway (GWR) design, this week, we are looking at 1014 The G.W. County Project and their progress on building a replica 1014 "County...
20142 to haul the swanage railway Purbeck Explorer railtours by Swanage Railway

Class 20 locomotive confirmed for Midland Railway Butterley Diesel Gala

Midland Railway Butterley has announced that Class 20 locomotive No.20142 will be joining them for their Diesel Gala. 20142 is returning to the Midland Railway Butterley after time away on tour to heritage railways and...
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...
46233 Duchess of Sutherland

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...