Steam locomotives at Midland Railway

Huge steam locomotive Duchess of Sutherland will be hauling passenger trains at the Midland Railway in Butterley, near Ripley, this weekend.

Friday, 8th September 2017, 7:00 am
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:03 pm
Steam trains weekend at Midland Railway, Butterley.

This magnificent locomotive is due to be joined by three other steam locomotives at the Derbyshire railway.

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The Duchess spends most of its time hauling trips on the main line so this is a great chance to see this magnificent machine on its home railway hauling passenger trains

Alan Calladine said: “This will be a great weekend with no less than four locomotives in steam as well as all the other attractions that make up the Midland Railway - Butterley. 
“The Railway Museum, West Shed Experience, Demonstration Signal Box, Victorian Railwayman’s Church, narrow gauge railway, road transport museum and more will also be open.”