Weekend Shed Tours Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th February

Volunteer members of the Boscastle team will be offering informative tours of the Loughborough Locomotive Shed on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th February.

The tour times are: 10 30, 11 00, 11 45,  12 45, 13 30, 14 15, 15 30, 16 15; an additional tour may take place after the 14 49 arrival of the lunchtime dining train back at Loughborough, subject to demand and guide availability. 

Party size is limited at the discretion of the guide.

Please assemble outside the loco shed door and await guide.

Tours last approximately half an hour; please allow 10 minutes to walk to the shed prior to the tour and 10 minutes to walk back again.

Loco Shed Scene - Dennis Wilcock

YOUR CHANCE TO SEE RESTORATION, OVERHAUL AND REPAIR WORK IN PROGRESS AND HEAR ABOUT THE PLACE OF 'BOSCASTLE' IN THE STORY OF THE GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAY.

There is no charge for the tour, but donations towards the overhaul of Rebuilt 'West Country' Class 4-6-2 no. 34039 Boscastle will be much appreciated - especially in view of the major work needed on the firebox.

PLEASE NOTE:  Visitors are required to be in possession of valid GCR travel tickets or platform tickets.   Tours are not suitable for children under 6, or for pushchairs.

All locomotives and attractions appear subject to availability. Great Central Railway reserves the right to amend or cancel any service.

Our next running day
This Weekend
Two steam locomotives and our diesel railcar in service this weekend.

BR Standard Class 2 78018 Stanier 8F 48624
Metro Cammell Diesel Railcar





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