7802 Bradley Manor at the Severn Valley Railway

Model railways come to the Severn Valley Railway this weekend

The Open House Weekend returns to the Severn Valley Railway this weekend, with a wide array of model railway layouts. Up to 30 layouts will be on display in the carriage works at Kidderminster, and...
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£853,000 to boost Kidderminster steam railway

The Severn Valley Railway has announced it has won a £853,800 grant from The National Lottery Heritage Fund. The railway will use the grant to restore Falling Sands Viaduct in Kidderminster along with other funds...
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February 2019 update on steam locomotive 82045

The 82045 Locomotive Trust has released a short update on the work being completed on new build steam locomotive 82045. 82045's pony truck axleboxes have gone to Osborne Engineering Ltd. in Cramlington for white metalling...
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Steam locomotive No.7 ‘Typhoon’ arrives at the Severn Valley Railway

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that No.7 Typhoon has arrived at the Highley Visitor Centre. Typhoon can be found on display next to No.600 'Gordon' in the museum. Is the locomotive out of ticket? I...
HST Prototype 41001 // Credit: Great Central Railway Nottingham FB Page

Class 41 locomotive set for Severn Valley visit

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that prototype High-Speed Train, the Class 41, is set to visit for their Spring Diesel Festival. The 41 joins Class 25 No. D7535, Class 31 No. 97205, Class 33 No. 33108, Class 37...
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Steam locomotive 1054 to visit the Severn Valley Railway

The Bahamas Locomotive Society has confirmed that Coal Tank 1054 will be visiting the Severn Valley Railway for their Spring Steam Gala. Appearing in original LNWR Livery, the tank engine is the final visiting locomotive...
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Steam locomotive 1450 to be replaced by 1501 at the Severn Valley Gala

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that 1450 will be replaced by 1501 at their Spring Steam Gala. The change is due to the repairs being completed on 1450 not being completed in time for...
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Locomotive 31163 to visit the Severn Valley Railway

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that Class 31 97205 (31163) will be visiting the line for their Spring Diesel Gala. An intensive timetable will be in operation at the gala. 31163 joins Class 25 No. D7535,...
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WATCH: Steam locomotive 75069 returns to service at the Severn Valley Railway

Saturday 16th February 2019 saw Riddles 4MT 75069 return to service at the Severn Valley Railway. The return followed its overhaul, which has seen the locomotive out of service for around 20 years. In this video,...
82045 being Lifted // Credit Peter Line

January 2019 update on steam locomotive 82045

January 2019 saw The 82045 Steam Locomotive Trust achieve a major milestone when 82045 was lifted onto the cattle dock siding at the Severn Valley Railway, allowing the engine to be shunted as a rolling...