Branch Line Society
Branch Line Society
Branch Line Society
Tue 17 Oct 2017
Dullingham 200500. © Tim Whelan EMT 156403 on Peak Rail at Rowsley South with Branch Line Society East Midlands Tracker Railtour from Derby, forming the second passenger train over the connection from Network Rail at Matlock, 26.08.12. (Photograph © Iain Scotchman with permission and trackside escort). Huntly 160899. © Tim Whelan

Past Events

Information about some of the Society's past events can be found here.

Past Events 2016
Date Event Visit Type Details
23/01/2016 Ermintrude, Dougal and Florence Tracker Carnforth to Cleethorpes Details

Past Events 2015
Date Event Visit Type Details
06/09/2015 Royal Deeside Railway Track and traction tour Details

Past Events 2014
Date Event Visit Type Details

Past Events 2013
Date Event Visit Type Details
12/10/2013 Great Western Tracker II A re-run of the 23/03/2013 tour from Bristol to Plymouth with some choice extras Details
04/08/2013 Forest of Dean Coleford GWR station, Miniature Rly and Perrygrove Railway Details
20/07/2013 Colne Valley Railway Comprehensive lines tour with 03 haulage plus miniature railway Details
20/07/2013 East Anglian Railway Museum Comprehensive lines tour and available loops plus miniature rly Details
06/07/2013 Chatham Historic Dockyard Public Tour followed by Private Charter facilities over standard gauge lines Details
23/06/2013 Plym Valley Railway Tour to line extremities plus rare haulage Details
23/06/2013 Exeter & Teign Valley Railway All available lines tour and site exploration Details
22/06/2013 Bere Ferrers Visit to Bere Ferrers station and all available lines coverage Details
21/06/2013 South Devon Rly Crompton Explorer Charter Train on the South Devon Railway including loops Details
21/06/2013 Dartmoor Railway Joint PLEG / BLS charter Details
09/06/2013 Middleton Railway Comprehensive tour of all available lines and sidings Details
08/06/2013 Mullard Radio Astronomy Observatory Walking visit to Lords Bridge, near Cambridge for the Mullard Radio Astronomy Observatory Details
08/06/2013 Cambridge Museum of Technology Guided tour and railway trip Details
26/05/2013 Chiltern Tracker DMU tour with Chiltern Railways for lines and facilities in North London and Buckinghamshire Details
22/05/2013 Evening Railway Walk Nottingham, Linby, Newstead and Hucknall trackbed walks Details
08/05/2013 Evening Railway Walk Nottingham, Bulwell and Bestwood GN & GC trackbed walks Details
04/05/2013 Ruddington - Nottingham SMEE lines Special tour of rare lines on the NSMEE ground-level system Details
04/05/2013 Markeaton Park Light Railway Comprehensive tour of all available lines and sidings Details
20/04/2013 Northampton & Lamport Railway Comprehensive tour of all available lines and sidings Details
20/04/2013 Rocks by Rail, Cottesmore Comprehensive tour of all available lines using a variety of motive power and vehicles Details
23/03/2013 Great Western Tracker DMU tour in the West of England to interesting and much requested branches and locations between Bristol, Exeter and Plymouth Details
17/03/2013 Great Central Railway Comprehensive exploration by DMU Details
17/03/2013 Conkers, Moira 2 foot gauge minor railway Details
17/03/2013 Abbey Pumping Station, Leicester Unusual lines visit to Abbey Pumping Station 2 foot gauge railway Details
02/03/2013 East Midlands Depot Tracker Crewe to Derby and Nottingham area DMU trip Details
20/01/2013 Barrow Hill Charter Brake Van trip around sidings and lines at the Barrow Hill Roundhouse complex Details

Past Events 2012
Date Event Visit Type Details
22/10/2012 Laxey Tracker Manx Electric Railway, Laxey Station Area Details
02/06/2012 BLS Scunthorpe AFRPS tours
BLS/Appleby-Frodingham Railway Preservation Society
Scunthorpe Steelworks tours 2010-12

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