The three-day steam-packed Autumn Steam Gala will be taking lace at the Watercress Line on Friday 16th to Sunday 18th October 2020. Steam locomotives will be operation a varied timetable from 9am to 5pm daily.
There will be a gues engine and home-fleet steam locomotives operating, with a “Pines Express” theme!
The Watercress Line are thrilled to welcome the visiting engine: Stanier ‘Jubilee’ 4-6-0 45596 ‘Bahamas’, courtesy of Bahamas Locomotive Society. This will be the first visit ‘south’ for the engine since it was purchased in 1967 and the first time it has visited a heritage line (other than its Keighley & Worth Valley Railway home), since 1997.
A freight train and the miniature railway will also be in operation.
Tickets are limited and should be booked in advance here.