Spring sees the North Yorkshire Moors Railway reaches the age of 40 and to celebrate this milestone, the NYMR has planned a special anniversary day and a 10 day festival to mark the occasion. On the 01 May 1973 the Duchess of Kent royally opened the North Yorkshire Moors Railway that has since become the […]
Clock on Platform 2 A Station clock that has lain in pieces for over 30 years is to be reinstated on Platform 2 at Pickering. The clock formerly adorned Mirfield Station in West Yorkshire and is owned by Railway enthusiast and clock restorer Ed Bacon who rescued the clock in the 1970’s. North Yorkshire Moors […]
The bridge from Egton to Grosmont has been re-opened.
*Evening Talk at Pickering Station Learning Centre* Wednesday 6th March 2013 “Backdoor to Russia – the Trans-Iranian Railway and how the LMS Stanier 8Fs helped in the siege of Stalingrad in WWII” by Robin Patrick Time 19:00 – 20:30 *please note change from 2012 start time* Cost £2.50 per person, includes refreshments. No need to […]
The main road from Egton into Grosmont will be closed at the river bridge for six days from Sunday 3/3/2013 in Grosmont due to urgent repairs having to be carried out on the bridge.
B1 61264 will be hauling its first trains after overhaul this weekend. It will also be hauling our Moorlander Pullman Dining Service, which you can book online by clicking here. The B1′s were the last steam locomotives in normal service over our railway prior to closure in 1965. It is also probably the first time […]
21st April 2013 This year, the NYMR will celebrate forty years of running its train services between Grosmont and Pickering. The official re-opening, by the Duchess of Kent was on 1st May 1973 after six years hard work by volunteers to bring the route back into use. Over the following forty years, volunteers have continued […]
Come rain, sleet or snow the North Yorkshire Moors Railway are all set to open for February Half Term after extensive winter work by their staff and volunteers. The first two months of 2013 has seen some of the worst outside working conditions this winter, but that has not deterred the Permanent Way department from […]