preserved railways

‘RSG’ ALL OK AT GROSMONT….

19 Dec , 2016  

Whilst at Grosmont this weekend, I made the time to give RSG an operational check over, don’t like the thought of all those little electrical contacts doing nothing while out in the wind and rain. All was found to be super dooper and doing what she should bless her, thanks to teamdiesel at Grosmont MPD […]

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55 022 PLANS TO VISIT THE SEVERN VALLEY DIESEL GALA

12 Dec , 2016  

We are delighted to announce that 55 022 is scheduled to visit the Severn Valley Railway’s diesel gala taking place between the18th and 20th May 2017. As always, this should be a fantastic event for diesel fans with a large variety of traction types in operation along the 16 mile scenic railway. In addition there […]

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2017 Loco Calendar – now available

1 Dec , 2016  

We are delighted to announce that the 2017 55 022/D9016 Calendar is now available, apologies for being late once again, but the end result, sure has been worth waiting for!! The 2017 edition focuses entirely on 55 022 and D9016 over the years including fantastic British Rail and Preservation Era photographs kindly provided by Ian […]

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TIMINGS FOR 55 022 TUESDAY 18TH OCTOBER WANSFORD TO GROSMONT.

17 Oct , 2016  

55 022, now running as 55 018 ‘Ballymoss’ is scheduled to return to Grosmont on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway tomorrow from her break away at the Nene Valley Railway. Our time at the Nene valley Railway has been very enjoyable and I’d like to thank everyone there for being so supportive, the railway sure […]

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55 022 NOW 55 018 etc!!

17 Oct , 2016  

Most viewers of this site will be well aware that 55 022 has ran as 55 003 and became 55 007 ‘Pinza’ last July. The locos temporary identity was changed again late on Saturday night inside the shed at Wansford on the Nene Valley Railway and the loco has now become what was one of […]

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NENE VALLEY RAILWAY DIESEL GALA 14TH TO 16TH OCTOBER

5 Oct , 2016  

55 022 is scheduled to work the following trains at the Nene Valley railway’s Diesel Gala between Friday 14th and Sunday 16th October:- Friday 14th October 09.10 Wansford to Fletton Junction. 09.55 Fletton Junction to Orton Mere. 10.45 Orton Mere to Fletton Junction. 11.00 Fletton Junction to Orton Mere. 11.20 Orton Mere to Fletton Junction. 11.50 Fletton Junction to Orton Mere. […]

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NENE VALLEY RAILWAY – EAST COAST DIESELS EVENT – SATURDAY 17TH & SUNDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER.

6 Sep , 2016  

Details regarding the Nene Valley Railway’s ‘East Coast Diesels’ event on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th September are now available. This promises to be another great few days with 55 022 running as 55 007 ‘Pinza’ along the picturesque Nene Valley route and we hope you will join us and help to ensure this is […]

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YET ANOTHER ADDITIONAL DRIVER EXPERIENCE DAY AT THE N.V.R.

6 Sep , 2016  

Thanks to the huge popularity of the opportunity to drive 55 022 ‘Royal Scots Grey’ while running as 55 007 ‘Pinza’, another additional day has been added to the schedule at the Nene Valley Railway. This is Monday 10th October, meaning that 22 now has a full 7 day week of work for the rest […]

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10 YEARS ON THE MAINLINE WITH US

30 Aug , 2016  

Yesterday was the 10th anniversary since 55 022 ‘Royal Scots Grey’ made it’s 1st mainline outing under our ownership, as many will recall the loco hauled 55 002 back to the National Railway Museum at York and included 47 703 in the formation as insurance hauling the ‘renowned’ Green Mark 2 vacuum brake rake of […]

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BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND AT THE NENE VALLEY RAILWAY

30 Aug , 2016  

We enjoyed a great three days at the Nene Valley Railway’s ‘East Coast Legends’ event with A1 Steam Loco 60163 ‘Tornado’ between Saturday 27th and Monday 29th August with all trains running as planned over the three days. Thanks to all who attended and also for the many kind compliments offered, it’s always nice to […]