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The Golden Valley Light railway

A 2ft (610mm) Narrow Gauge Railway in Derbyshire

Welcome to the GVLR Shop

On this page, you will find details of GVLR publications, and books we are selling to raise funds for the GVLR, that you can buy by mail order. Further publications will be added in the future. Please see below for ordering information.

The Ashover Light Railway by Gratton & Band

image: Front Cover of the book, The Ashover Light Railway by Gratton & Band

Wild Swan publications 1989.
The definitive book of 280 pages of illustrations, diagrams, route and track plans. Cloth bound with dust wrapper.
Excellent copy.
£65.00 incl post & packaging.
UK mainland addresses only.

Ashover Light Railway Carriage No. 4 A Restoration Diary
by Barry Lynam

image: Front Cover of the book, Ashover Light Railway Carriage No. 4 A Restoration Diary<br>
by Barry Lynam

Publication for sale. Ashover Light Railway / Carriage No 4 / A Restoration Diary
by Barry Lynam
Soft back publication; colour and black & white illustrations; 40 pages.
A detailed description of the acquisition and restoration of the former Ashover Light Railway Carriage No4.
Price £5.00 per copy plus £1.00 p+p.

GVLR colour Guidebook

The GVLR Guidebook has sold out
The Guidebook, will be reprinted and available,
from Spring 2019

image: Front Cover of the GVLR Guidebook

The Guidebook features, an 8 page guide to a journey on the GVLR, as well as the history of the railway. Also covered are articles on Rolling Stock, The Cromford Canal, The Permanent Way and the Country Park, which the railway runs through. There are also sections, about The GVLR, Past, Present and Future, The Cromford Canal and the GVLR connection and Our East Midlands Region’s Narrow Gauge Heritage.

A5 (150mm x 210mm) size, 24 pages, colour.

Published price; £3.00 - including Postage & Packing.

Ordering Information

To purchase, any item on this page, please send an e-mail to, with your name and address, stating, which item(s) you wish to purchase.
You will be sent details, of how to make a bank transfer, to our account.
On receipt your Book will be mailed to you.

Alternative Mail Option

For Postal ordering - please send your name, address and your requirements, plus a cheque or postal order made out to "MRT Narrow Gauge Shed/Coach" to;

GVLR (Publications), c/o 9 Roehampton Drive, Trowell, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG9 3QY, U.K.

Alternatively please download, print and use this

Order Form

For all enquiries, or for further details please e-mail us. We should reply to you within a couple of days.

Also available


image: GVLR Guidebook

GVLR NOTELETS - £5.20 incl. P&P
Ten cards, eight scenes
with envelopes