AUTUMN Steam Gala
29, 30 SEPTEMBER and 1 OCTOBER, 2017


  • LMS Ivatt class 2MT locomotive, 41312 courtesy of the Mid Hants Railway
  • LMS 3F "Jinty" locomotive, 47406 courtesy of the Great Central Railway
  • British Railways standard class 4MT locomotive, 80078 courtesy of Stuart Robinson.
  • GWR "Pannier" locomotive, 6430 courtesy of the Llangollen Railway

41312 47406

80078 6430

Photo credits: 41312, Geoff Pickersgill; 47406, Andrew Smith; 80078, Owen Hayward

Also featuring the return to traffic of the railway's own Hawthorne Leslie saddle tank locomotive 3437 "Isabel", subject to completion of restoration and testing

Postponed from it's original planned date in May we are pleased to present our three day Autumn Steam Gala. We will be running an intensive service during which the visiting engines will need to work hard on our challenging gradients.

Be sure to pick up your copy of the Steam Gala Guide - complimentary with your rover fares, of just £1 for additional copies!

Discounted advance tickets can be booked online now using the link below.