Industrial Diesel Weekend

24th – 26th August

Industrial Weekend

Over the August Bank Holiday weekend (Saturday 24th August to Monday 26th August) Leeming Bar Station will be hosting its first ever Industrial Diesel Weekend! The current proposed locomotive line up is:

  • Class 03 (03144) ex MOD
  • Class 14 (D9523) ex British Steel Corby
  • Class 14 (D9513) ex NCB Ashington
  • WL4 ex Tyne & Wear works loco (also worked on Channel Tunnel)
  • Sentinel 0-6-0 ex Hope Cement Works, Derbyshire

Our Class 37 (37250) will also be running in its new EWS livery.

The event will feature double-headed class 14’s, brake van rides to Scruton,¬†shunting for loco changes and engine shed tours.

We will be operating a special timetable over the 3-days, including Leeming Bar to Scruton shuttles. More news about timetables, tickets and food & drink options to follow soon. All locos are subject to availability. This event is not to be missed!

Getting There

There is a regular No. 73 bus service from Northallerton on the Saturday and the Wensleydale Flyer No. 856 bus runs on the Sunday and Monday.