The Charity was extremely pleased to welcome a large and enthusiastic group from the Branch Line Society last Saturday 21st May to explore the Cottesmore Branch. The last visit to the Cottesmore Branch by a rail tour took place in the mid-1960’s when the line was a busy place, serving Exton Park, Burley and Cottesmore…
Operating on Sunday 22nd December and Monday 23rd December from 11am – 4pm
Our showcase event of the year – multiple steam locomotive operation
Our October operating day will focus on our central locomotive area.
The Charity is almost a year old and to celebrate, we are holding a themed event on 15th September called DIGGERS & DUMPERS.
Enjoy the August Bank Holiday with action in the quarry …
More details coming soon
More details coming soon …
Special fathers Day Event
Monthly open day for May
Event to mark this occassion
Enjoy the Bank Holiday at Rocks by Rails
Monthly operating day in April
Despite the weather, progress on construction of our locomotive servicing pit has been rapid with the arrival of our building team. Out have come the blocks, concrete mixer and Keith our ever hard-working expert, such that not only have we laid the three courses of double skin blocks that will form the walls of the…