East Lancashire Railway

City of Wells at Irwell Vale on the East Lancashire Railway
City of Wells at Irwell Vale

The East Lancashire Railway is a standard gauge railway, located in Lancashire, North West England.

The Railway runs from Rawtenstall to Heywood via Irwell Vale, Ramsbottom, Summerseat, Burrs Country Park and Bury Bolton Street.

Refreshments are available at one of the main stations, Bury Bolton Street, in the trackside pub. Refreshments are also available on the train via the buffet.

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Locomotive 40135 lifted off its bogies

Class 40 No.40135 has been lifted off of its bogies at the East Lancashire Railway Baron Street Locomotive Works to allow lasting repairs to...
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East Lancashire Railway – 40s at 60 (4K)

Here is our latest video over on our YouTube channel, showcasing the East Lancashire Railway and their Class 40s at 60 gala. The event was...
Leander steams through Summerseat during the East Lancashire Railway Spring Steam Gala 2018video

East Lancashire Railway – Spring Steam Gala 2018 (4K)

Over the weekend of 3rd/4th March 2018, we find ourselves back at the East Lancashire Railway for the second time in 2018. In what was...
33109 Captain Bill Smith at Irwell Vale on the East Lancashire Railwayvideo

East Lancashire Railway – Sulzer Saturday (4K)

Here is our video of our trip to see the Sulzer Saturday gala held by the East Lancashire Railway, in Bury, on the 13th...
48624 and 13065 at Summerseatvideo

12 Days Of Christmas – Day 2 – East Lancashire Railway

Day two of our look back on some of our highlights of 2017. Today, we feature the East Lancashire Railway in North West England....
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East Lancashire Railway – Lostock Hall Steam Gala – 2017 (4K)

On the 11th March 2017, we found ourselves setting off for another day filming at a gala. This time round its the East Lancashire...
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Throwback Thursdays – Ep. 60 – East Lancs Railway Spring Steam...

This weeks Throwback Thursdays steams us back to early 2016 as we visit the East Lancashire Railway as they hold their annual Spring Steam...
Aug 15 all-day East Lancashire Railway
Beer and Steam… Is that your idea of the perfect day out? Why not head down to the East Lancs Railway for their Rail Ale Trail. This one takes you between Summerseat and Ramsbottom. Walking[...]
Aug 16 all-day East Lancashire Railway
East Lancashire Railway (ELR) hold their Wizards Academy event for 2018, with this fun for all event. Main activities Train trips Wizard themed activities Activities and Services Bury Bolton Street – Bury Transport Museum (with Castlecroft Café inside),[...]
Aug 17 all-day East Lancashire Railway
Locally produced beer and steam… Is that your idea of the perfect day out? Why not head down to the East Lancs Railway for their Rail Ale Trail. Walking Grade: 2 – Walking 10 –[...]
Aug 18 – Aug 19 all-day East Lancashire Railway
East Lancashire Railway (ELR) hold their Sci-Fi On The Sidings event for 2018, with this fun for all event. Main activities Star Wars (Bury) Star Wars Characters from the UK Garrison, 99th Garrison and Rebel Legion[...]

An adult ticket (for 18s and over) costs £15.50

A family ticket, for 2 adults and up to 3 children, costs £39.50

Concession fares, single tickets and tickets to intermediate stations are also available.

For more information on Times and Fares please visit the East Lancashire Railway Website

http://www.eastlancsrailway.org.uk/