16th & 17th August 2014
As part of the planned
Midland Rail-ex event,
Baldwin 4-6-0T No 778
is scheduled to run over GVLR metals coupled to a restored ALR Coach No. 4
Ashover Coach No4 under restoration
The Golden Valley Light Railway is a 610 mm (24ins) narrow gauge railway and normally operates on selected mid-week dates; all weekends and Bank Holidays throughout the season from April to late October.
The running line is almost a mile in length and operates as one of a number of attractions at the Midland Railway - Butterley, Nr. Ripley, Derbyshire. Steam and diesel hauled trains run through the Country Park and terminate at Newlands Inn Station, which overlooks the disused Cromford Canal.
photo by Steve Rice