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An update on the Ironbridge Power Station redevelopment

The Telford Steam Railway has released an update on the redevelopment of Ironbridge Power Station. On the 22nd of May 2019, stakeholders were invited to see and witness Harworth’s suggestive plans for the Ironbridge power...

Third guest steam locomotive announced for SVR’s Spring Steam Gala

The Severn Valley Railway has confirmed Great Western Railway 56XX No.5619 is the third guest engine for their March 2019 Spring Steam Gala. About 5619 No.5619 is the oldest preserved member of the 56XX class, being...
5637 and 46447 // Credit East Somerset Railway

GWR 56XX Class steam locomotives – Class Information

Built to replace older, non-standard types, the 56XXs combined Swindon's practices with the need for engines on various Welsh lines. After visiting their introduction on the Great Western Railway, we then look at which members...
Grant Richie 272

Telford Steam Railway bid farewell to steam locomotive No.272

The Telford Steam Railway has said thank you and goodbye to the Grant Ritchie 272, which has been visiting the line. This locomotive has been on hire to Telford from the Ribble Steam Railway in Preston, Lancashire. It...
Sarah, Titan and Park Ranger on the Thompson Park Railway

Railways running this Bank Holiday Monday

Bank Holiday Monday is here again and here are three railways running in this fine weather - the perfect opportunity for a ride. Below is information on the Thompson Park Railway, Telford Steam Railway and...
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Can You Help The Telford Steam Railway Repair Damage After Vandalism?

The Telford Steam Railway are looking to receive donations after the railway was hit by vandalism on the evening of the 12th April 2017. As volunteers were cleaning up, the culprits (believed to be 3...