Heritage Railway

Network Rail head praises Llangollen's Corwen Central team

THE latest stage in the Llangollen Railway’s Corwen Central development project has seen a major item of infrastructure installed in the form of a traditional style of a steam-era parachute water tank.

Brought round by road from the premises of Barnett Engineering

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Heritage Railway

Heritage Railway14 min read
A 1967 Camping Coach Holiday Part Two
It was just after 7am on Wednesday, July 1, 1967, day four of my camping coach holiday at Grange-over-Sands. I opened the curtains of my bedroom, a converted compartment and looked out across to the Cumbrian coastline with Morecambe Bay behind. The s
Heritage Railway2 min read
It’s All Ours After 52 Years!
A MILESTONE in the 52-year history of the West Lancashire Light Railway was passed on August 5, when officials completed the purchase of the line’s freehold. The purchase has finally lifted the threat of closure from the line between Preston and Sout
Heritage Railway2 min read
Immediate Success For New Taunton Shuttles
THE first main line DMU summer shuttles linking Taunton to the West Somerset Railway (WSR) have proved a resounding success, figures have shown. Modern-day operator Great Western Railway’s pioneering Taunton to Bishops Lydeard shuttles started on Jul