100,000 miles in Preservation

On 7th August 2017, our flagship locomotive 7820 Dinmore Manor reached a total of 100,000 miles since restoration and return to steam in her “second career”. Below is the article that may appear in the Railway Press Dinmore Manor breaks the 100,000 miles in preservation barrier. Few steam locomotives have passed …

2017 AGM

The latest edition of Dinmore News gives details about where the AGM is to be held but neglects to say when.  Sorry!!! The formal notice will come out in due course but the date is Saturday 14th October 2017 at 2.30pm – West Bagborough Village Hall – full directions will …

Vintage Signs

    Would you like to own a metal sign like this?   Or this ?                     Now you can! The signs are enamelled metal …

Our New, On-Line, Clothing Store

Many of you have purchased our branded clothing – profits all go towards keeping our locos “in steam”. We have recently set …

Video

You may be aware that a video was released by one of the groups campaigning on the EU referendum in which 7820 …

A good time was had at Llangollen

A few photos from our successful visit to the  Llangollen Gala – featuring 7820 Dinmore Manor , mostly of course! Next on the …

Club 3850

Courtesy of the Armstrong Railway Photographic Trust/A Ives here is a picture of 3850 taken in August 1963 at Swindon – she …

3850 Blog

The dismantling of 3850 for her heavy overhaul has started at a cracking pace – the pile of parts carefully stored is impressive and …

The 2874 Trust

We advised at the 2014 AGM that we were supporting the formation of a charitable Trust to aid in the restoration of …

A painless way to raise funds

See our Fundraising page to learn how you can help with the restoration of 2874 at NO cost to yourself – sound …