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Spring Steam Gala

Celebration of steam with guest locomotives.


Date:
06 May 2012 - 07 May 2012
Time:
10:00 - 17:00
Price:
FREE entry (a charge applies for steam rides)
Audience:
Suitable for all ages
Type:
Events
Location:
Collection Building

A springtime celebration of the steam engine, featuring four guest locomotives.

You can enjoy access to footplates of engines in light steam, browse a variety of trade stands, watch steam shunting demonstrations and take a ride on our passenger steam train service (a small charge applies for steam rides).

Locomotives:

  • Barclay 0-4-0 saddletank locomotive 'William Steuart Trimble' - from Bowes Railway
  • Coffee Pot No. 1 - from Beamish: The Living Museum of the North
  • Fletcher-Jennings tank locomotive 'Captain Baxter' - from the Bluebell Railway
  • Peckett No. 2084 'FC Tingey' - from the Stainmore Railway

Background: 'Skegness is so Bracing' LNER Poster