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Steam Railways Crossmichael

Included below are Steam railways, such as South Tynedale Railway in Crossmichael. Steam Railways and musuems encompass a wide range of railway icons and artefacts and are home to hundreds of steam locomotives either working or under restoration.

South Tynedale Railway

South Tynedale Railway, The Railway Station, Alston, Cumbria

The Railway Station, Alston 62.2 miles away


A narrow gauge railway built on the former Haltwhistle - Alston standard gauge branch line. The trains are hauled by preserved steam and diesel locomotives from the UK and abroad.... more

Bo´ness & Kinneil Railway (Scottish Railway Preservation Society)

Bo´ness & Kinneil Railway (Scottish Railway Preservation Society), Bo'ness Station, Bo'ness, West Lothian

Bo'ness Station, Union Street, Bo'ness 73.2 miles away


First developed back in 1979 on a green field site on the shore of the Firth of Forth, the Bo’ness and Kinneil Railway takes nostalgia fans and children off on a trip through the stunning Scottish countryside. Buy your fare at the traditional ticket... more

Keighley & Worth Valley Railway

Keighley & Worth Valley Railway, Haworth Station, Keighley, West Yorkshire

Haworth Station, Haworth, Keighley 113.2 miles away


“Daddy, my daddy!” Who can forget those immortal lines from the end of the classic children’s film The Railway Children? We defy you not to think of this ultra moving scene as you visit the wonderful Keighley Worth Valley Railway at Haworth Station,... more

East Lancashire Railway

East Lancashire Railway, Bolton Street Station, Bury, Lancashire

Bolton Street Station, Bolton Street, Bury 116.8 miles away


Like so many wonderful rural railway lines across the country, the East Lancashire Railway looked set to be consigned to history when the route was axed in the 1970s. However, the Manchester/ Bolton line linked to Radcliffe, which had been in use... more

North Yorkshire Moors Railway

North Yorkshire Moors Railway, 12 Park Street, Pickering, North Yorkshire

12 Park Street, Pickering Station, Pickering 136.8 miles away


Fans of vintage railways and the English countryside fall in love instantly with the wonderful North Yorkshire Moors Railways which transports passengers from the pretty village of Pickering to the famous seaside town of Whitby. Have a potter around... more

Welsh Highland Railway

Welsh Highland Railway, Harbour Station, Porthmadog, Gwynedd

Harbour Station, Porthmadog 142.2 miles away


The 25-mile Welsh Highland Railway offers one of the longest, most scenic, dramatic and varied heritage railway journeys in the world. It was reopened in 2011 after 15 years of painstaking work to reinstate the old railway, originally closed in 1937.... more

Llangollen Railway

Llangollen Railway, The Station, Llangollen, Denbighshire

The Station, Abbey Road, Llangollen 142.5 miles away


Surrounded by the hills and dales of the Dee Valley, the Llangollen Railway is a mainly steam hauled heritage railway line which begins in the pretty town of Llangollen and works its steady way up along the River Dee for seven and a half miles to... more

Bala Lake Railway

Bala Lake Railway, The Station, Bala, Gwynedd

The Station, Llanuwchllyn, Bala 147.5 miles away


Pretty Bala, with its Georgian-style main street, is a hub of activity come the spring and summer months as tourists arrive to see Lake Bala, the biggest natural lake in Wales at 6.5km long and 1.5km wide. Potter along its length on the steam narrow... more

Rudyard Lake Steam Railway

Rudyard Lake Steam Railway, Rudyard Station, Leek, Staffordshire

Rudyard Station, Nr Leek, Leek 149.5 miles away


Rudyard Lake Steam Railway is near Leek in the North Staffordshire Peak District and our steam trains give a great family day out ideal for kids on train trip along Rudyard lake. The railway uses real coal fired steam engines to pull all its trains. ... more

Strathspey Railway

Strathspey Railway, Aviemore Station, Aviemore, Highland

Aviemore Station, Dalfaber Road, Aviemore 152.7 miles away


Located in the heart of the Scottish Highlands, the Strathspey Railway takes you on a spectacular trip through the Cairngorms National Park in Scotland, from Aviemore to Broomhill. The stunning backdrop of the Cairngorm Mountains is visible... more

Foxfield Light Railway

Foxfield Light Railway, Foxfield, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Foxfield, PO Box 1967, Stoke-on-Trent 156.6 miles away


The Foxfield Railway is a preserved Steam Railway in North Staffordshire. Formerly built to carry coal, it now carries visitors on a five mile round journey through the picturesque Staffordshire Moorland scenery. The railway is home to some 28 Steam,... more

Rheilffordd Talyllyn Railway

Rheilffordd Talyllyn Railway, Gorsaf Wharf Station, Tywyn, Gwynedd

Gorsaf Wharf Station, Tywyn 165.7 miles away


Deep in the heart of the mid Wales countryside, the Talyllyn Railway winds and swoops through gorgeous verdant valleys and past the pretty wooded ravines of the Dolgoch Falls as it makes its steady path from Tywyn to Abergynolwyn and Nant Gwernol.... more

Midland Railway - Butterley

Midland Railway - Butterley, Butterley Station, Ripley, Derbyshire

Butterley Station, Ripley 167.6 miles away


Large collection of railway locomotives and rolling stock. Operating standard gauge railway (three and a half miles) and narrow gauge railway (one mile). Farm Park, Country Park, Demonstration Signal Box, Victorian Railwayman´s Church and much more.... more

Keith & Dufftown Railway

Keith & Dufftown Railway, Dufftown Station, Dufftown, Moray

Dufftown Station, Dufftown 174.2 miles away


North East Scotland is one of the hidden gems of the UK, an area redolent with history and renowned for its friendly welcome. It’s a land of mountain and glen, open moorland, deep forests, lochs and rolling farmland; dotted with castles, cut by fast... more

Vale of Rheidol Railway

Vale of Rheidol Railway, Park Avenue, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion

Park Avenue, Aberystwyth 177.6 miles away


Opened in 1902, the Vale of Rheidol Railway is a masterpiece of engineering and has been delighting passengers young and old for generations. Although the line no longer carries lead ore from the mines it has been carrying tourists to the beauty spot... more

Great Central Railway

Great Central Railway, Great Central Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire

Great Central Road, Loughborough 188.6 miles away


The only double track mainline heritage railway in the UK, the Great Central Railway in Leicestershire attracts rail buffs, nostalgia fans and excited children from around the country. Where else can you see vintage full size steam engines passing... more

Severn Valley Railway

Severn Valley Railway, The Railway Station, Bewdley, Worcestershire

The Railway Station, Bewdley 191.9 miles away


Give yourself over to the old days of steam and jump on a SVR train. The journey snakes through lush West Midlands countryside taking in a series of pretty little stops. Try Bridgnorth station, close to a once thriving port and now a bustling little... more

Teifi Valley Railway

Teifi Valley Railway, Henllan Station Yard, Henllan, Ceredigion

Henllan Station Yard, Henllan 203.9 miles away


The Teifi Valley Railway has now been extended as far as the River Teifi,with spectacular views over the river and picnic areas to sit and enjoy the surrounding countryside. Paths run through the woods on both sides of the railway as far as... more

Nene Valley Railway

Nene Valley Railway, Wansford Station, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Wansford Station, Stibbington, Peterborough 219.3 miles away


At Nene Valley Railway, you can view a large collection of British and continental locomotives and carriages. These include `Thomas´ the childrens favourite engine and the restored Southern Railway Travelling Post Office carriage, the only surviving... more

Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway

Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway, The Railway Station, Toddington, Gloucestershire

The Railway Station, Toddington 222.1 miles away


For nostalgia fans, railway buffs and, well, anyone who loves whistling through the beautiful Cotswolds countryside, a trip on the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway makes a grand day out. The 24-mile round trip from Cheltenham Racecourse to... more

Heart of Wales of Line Form

Heart of Wales of Line Form, 32 Hendre Road, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

32 Hendre Road, Llangennech, Llanelli 227.4 miles away


If you are travelling along the Heart of Wales of Line Form for the first time, you will be impressed. Seasoned travellers will need no reminding of the rugged beauty, tranquil villages and picturesque Victorian spa towns that are dotted along one of... more

Wells & Walsingham Light Railway

Wells & Walsingham Light Railway, Stiffkey Road, Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk

Stiffkey Road, Wells-next-the-Sea 238.0 miles away


The Wells and Walsingham Light Railway is home to the longest 10¼ narrow gauge steam railway in the world and the unique Garratt locomotives Norfolk Hero and Norfolk Heroine, which were custom-built for this line. Hop on these lovely nostalgic... more

The Poppy Line (North Norfolk Railway)

The Poppy Line (North Norfolk Railway), The Station, Sheringham, Norfolk

The Station, Station Approach, Sheringham 249.5 miles away


The Poppy Line runs from the Victorian resort of Sheringham along the coast to Weybourne and up through the heathland to the Georgian town of Holt. Superb views of coast and country. Full-size mainline steam engines, 3 superbly restored stations,... more

Avon Valley Railway

Avon Valley Railway, Bitton Station Bath Road, Bristol

Bitton Station Bath Road, Bitton, Bristol 252.5 miles away


The Avon Valley Railway offers steam-hauled trips through the River Avon valley close to Bristol and Bath. Oh, but this is more than just a train ride through the south west. This is nostalgia writ large, so expect to find a once neglected Midland... more

Didcot Railway Centre

Didcot Railway Centre, Didcot, Oxfordshire

Didcot 257.0 miles away


Didcot Railway Centre is home to a collection of over twenty Great Western Railway steam locomotives based in the original engine shed or under restoration in the locomotive works, together with Great Western carriages and wagons. There is a typical... more

Lynton & Barnstaple Narrow Gauge Steam Railway

Lynton & Barnstaple Narrow Gauge Steam Railway, Woody Bay Station, Barnstaple, Devon

Woody Bay Station, Martinhoe Cross, Parracombe, Barnstaple 261.1 miles away


First unveiled in 1898, the Lynton and Barnstaple Narrow Gauge Steam Railways is one of the world’s most picturesque steam rail journeys. Only part of it has been restored by volunteers at present but there are plans to fully repair and reinvigorate... more

West Somerset Railway

West Somerset Railway, The Railway Station, Minehead, Somerset

The Railway Station, Warren Road, Minehead 261.6 miles away


The West Somerset Railway recaptures the era of the branch line country railway in the days of steam. Enjoy 20 miles of glorious Somerset scenery as the train gently rolls back the years on its journey through the Quantock Hills and along the Exmoor... more

Bressingham Steam & Gardens

Bressingham Steam & Gardens, Low Road, Diss, Norfolk

Low Road, Bressingham, Diss 268.5 miles away


Don’t tell him your name, Pike! If this catch phrase is making you smirk at the thought of it, you are a Dad’s Army fan and should get yourself to Bressingham Steam Museum and Gardens in Norfolk on the double! This family attraction (with 20 acres,... more

East Somerset Railway

East Somerset Railway, Cranmore Railway Station, Shepton Mallet, Somerset

Cranmore Railway Station, Cranmore, Shepton Mallet 269.0 miles away


The East Somerset Railway runs through the Mendip Hills on a 5-mile round trip. Steam trains run from March to October, plus Santa Specials and there is a varied programme of events. Slow the pace of life with a trip at the East Somerset Railway.... more

Epping Ongar Railway

Epping Ongar Railway, Station Approach, Ongar, Essex

Station Approach, Ongar 281.5 miles away


You only have to switch on the TV on a Sunday night (pick a channel any channel) to know that nostalgia is big business. No wonder, then, that the Epping Ongar railway does a brisk trade in transporting 21st century punters back in time to the era of... more

Launceston Steam Railway

Launceston Steam Railway, St Thomas Road, Launceston, Cornwall

St Thomas Road, Launceston 300.3 miles away


A narrow gauge steam railway running from the historic Cornish town of Launceston, through the glorious Kensey Valley, to the hamlet of Newmills.... more

South Devon Railway

South Devon Railway, The Station, Buckfastleigh, Devon

The Station, Dart Bridge Road, Buckfastleigh 310.9 miles away


The South Devon Railway is a fantastic, steamy day out! It’s one of the West Country’s top tourist attractions and will appeal to everyone in the family. Come and enjoy an outstanding seven-mile train ride behind a magnificent GWR steam engine... more

Swanage Railway

Swanage Railway, Station House, Swanage, Dorset

Station House, Station Approach, Swanage 312.5 miles away


The award-winning Swanage Railway is Dorset´s premier preserved steam railway. It currently operates on the six miles of track between Swanage and Norden, through the beautiful Isle of Purbeck, passing the magnificent ruins of Corfe Castle. We run an... more

Bodmin & Wenford Railway

Bodmin & Wenford Railway, General Station, Bodmin, Cornwall

General Station, Bodmin 313.4 miles away


Make your way past the old-fashioned Cadbury’s Cocoa and Colman’s Mustard advertising boards, take a seat in the wonderfully retro Bodmin Station Refreshment Rooms for a Cornish pasty and a cuppa and then board a steam train for a 6.5-mile nostalgia... more

Dartmouth Steam Railway & River Boat Company

Dartmouth Steam Railway & River Boat Company, Queen's Park Station, Paignton, Devon

Queen's Park Station, Torbay Road, Paignton 314.6 miles away


Jump on the 4277 Hercules (which in its time has hauled coal in Wales and china clay in Cornwall) for a nostalgia-filled steam train ride along the undulating South Devon coast and down into the Dart Valley. You’ll be travelling through an Area of... more

Bluebell Railway

Bluebell Railway, Sheffield Park Station, Uckfield, East Sussex

Sheffield Park Station, Uckfield 317.4 miles away


The Bluebell Railway, which runs nine miles along the border between east and west Sussex, is probably one of the most famous heritage steam railway attractions in the country and has been ferrying nostalgia-seeking passengers and train-mad kids... more

Lappa Valley Steam Railway

Lappa Valley Steam Railway, St Newlyn East, Newquay, Cornwall

St Newlyn East, Newquay 321.5 miles away


Opened in 1849, the Lappa Valley Steam Railway runs on one of the oldest railway trackbeds in Cornwall. Originally used as a mineral line from Newquay to East Wheal Rose and later becoming part of the Great Western Railways´s Newquay to Chacewater... more

Romney Hythe & Dymchurch Railway

Romney Hythe & Dymchurch Railway, New Romney, Kent

New Romney 338.4 miles away


The Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway first opened to traffic in July 1927 as the `World´s Smallest Public Railway´ and now covers a distance of 13.5 miles from the picturesque Cinque Port of Hythe, near the channel tunnel, to the fishermen´s... more

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