Push Gathers Steam to Restore a Historic Loco
J515 Updates from the Seymour Railway Heritage Centre
Rare Arnott's biscuit van restored
Ex-SR ‘Merchant Navy’ No. 35018 British India Line will be heading to Carlisle this Tuesday (4th August 2020) as it heads a section of The Dalesman.
The locomotive will be heading from Hellifield to Carlisle and return.
The tour will depart York at 08:32 behind a diesel locomotive, before heading via Church Fenton (08:42), Normanton (09:24), Wakefield Kirkgate (09:31), Wakefield Westgate (09:39), Leeds (09:55), Keighley (10:41), Skipton (10:57) and Hellifield Goods Loop at 11:57.
Here, the steam locomotive is added to the train, departing at 12:45, the locomotive will head via Ribblehead (13:09), Kirkby Stephen (13:39), Appleby (13:50) and Carlisle at 14:29.
The return trip will see the locomotive depart Carlisle at 16:43 before heading via Appleby (17:31) and Settle Jn (18:42) before heading into Hellifield at 18:48, where the locomotive leaves the train.
The diesel locomotive will take