60009 union of south africa at Townsend Fold on the east lancashire railway

Steam locomotive 60009 Union of South Africa joins 61306 Mayflower for Bluebell Railway Steam...

The Bluebell Railway has announced that steam locomotive 60009 Union of South Africa will be visiting the line alongside 61306 Mayflower for their Autumn Steam Gala. A special timetable will be in operation throughout the...
Bluebell Railway acquires bridge plaque

Bluebell Railway acquire bridge plaque

The Bluebell Railway has announced that it has acquired a London, Brighton and South Coast Railway (LB&SCR) bridge parapet plaque. The plaque has been acquired from the East Dulwich to Tulse Hill railway line...
No. 323 Bluebell // Credit: Bluebell Railway

Bluebell Release New-For-2018 Footplate Taster Days

The Bluebell Railway is offering a new Footplate Taster Day for 2018! The perfect gift for any Train Enthusiast or why not treat yourself?! This makes a perfect Christmas present if you are still looking...
No. 323 Bluebell // Credit: Bluebell Railway

Steam locomotive No. 323 to Visit the Spa Valley Railway

The Spa Valley Railway has announced that South Eastern & Chatham Railway P-Class No. 323 "Bluebell", from the Bluebell Railway, will make a visit to the line. 323 Bluebell's Preserved Life 323 was one of the...
Bluebell Railway Pullman Car 54

Bluebell Railway Give Update On Pullman Car 54

The Bluebell Railway have released an update on their quest to restore Pullman Car 54. The railway hopes to use this on trains when it is finished. Last month, the railway lifted the wooden body...
Standard class 2 steam locomotive

Bluebell Railway Standard Class 2 Project (steam locomotive No. 84030) – Project Information

This week we bring you another New Build Project from the Bluebell Railway, their project to recreate a British Railways (BR) Standard Class 2 Tank. We will firstly look at the history of this small...
No. 34059 boiler

Update on the boilers of steam locomotives No. 34059 and No. 21C123

The Bluebell Railway has released information on the completion of the boilers for steam locomotives No. 34059 "Sir Archibald Sinclair" and No. 21C123 "Blackmoor Vale". The new inner firebox for No. 34059 is complete, it has also...
Dukedog No. 3217 Earl of Berkeley steam locomotive

Earl of Berkeley ‘In The Queue’ For Overhaul At The Bluebell Railway

The Bluebell Railway have announced that Dukedog 4-4-0 No. 3217 'Earl of Berkeley' is in their overhaul queue to bring back to steam. Locomotive Director Chris Hunford said "The plan is for the overhaul to...
813 at Severn Valley Railway Credit GWR 813 Preservation Fund FB Page

Tank No. 813 to visit Kent and East Sussex Railway and Bluebell Railway

Tank Engine No.813, built by the Port Talbot, is set to visit both the Kent and East Sussex Railway (K&SER) and Bluebell Railway. What will Tank No. 813 be involved in? No.813, based at the Severn Valley...
H2 No. 425 under LB&SCR ownership // Credit Dave Searle Collection

The Bluebell Atlantic Group (32424 “Beachy Head”) – Project Information

This week's Project Information comes from the Bluebell Railway, who are building a replica of a London, Brighton and South Coast Railway (LB&SCR) H2 Atlantic. First, we will explore the origins of the class,...
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