steam railway miniature etc in Derbyshire
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Steam & Miniature Railways Derbyshire

Includes Preserved Railways, Steam, Narrow Gauge and Miniature Railways in Derbyshire...

Derbyshire Preserved Railways, Steam Trains, Narrow Gauge and Miniature Railways

blank tabSTEEPLE GRANGE LIGHT RAILWAYSteam & Miniature Railways
4 Oak Tree Gardens, Tansley, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5WA

An opportunity to ride on a unique narrow gauge railway built on part of the former Cromford and High Peak Railway branch to Middleton by Wirksworth. The railway uses former mining and quarrying locomotives and rolling stock and climbs up a steep gradient through disused limestone quarries to historic Killers Dale. Passengers may continue on foot to Middleton by Wirksworth which offers opportunities for refreshment. Sale stand at Steeplehouse Station with books, gifts and soft drinks. Car parking at Black Rocks Picnic site or the National Stone Centre.
Tel: 01629 580917See our website

blank tabMIDLAND RAILWAY - BUTTERLEYSteam & Miniature Railways
Butterley Station, Ripley, Derbyshire, DE5 3QZ

The Midland Railway Butterley, is a remarkable attraction which includes: A 3½ mile Heritage Railway. A huge Railway Museum. The Princess Royal Class Locomotive Trust Depot. The Midland Diesel Group collection of Main Line Diesel Power. The Golden Valley Light Railway. Victorian Railwayman's Church. Demonstration Signal Box. Butterley Park Miniature Railway. Stationary Power Gallery. Model Railways. Brittain Pit Farm Park. Shops. Buffets. On-train Bars.
Tel: 01773 570140 or 01773 747674    Fax: 01773 570721
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blank tabEcclesbourne Valley RailwaySteam & Miniature Railways
Wirksworth Station, Station Rd, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4FB

With a line track of 4 miles the Ecclesbourne Valley Railway runs along one of Derbyshire's unspoilt valleys. You can access the High Peak Trail in the Peak District from Ravenstor station as well as the National Stone Centre and the Steeple Grange Light Railway. Stations are found at Duffield, Shottle, Idridgehay, the ancient market town of Wirksworth and Ravenstor. Standard Gauge.
Tel: 01629 823076     E-mail:

blank tabPeak Rail PLCSteam & Miniature Railways
Matlock Station, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3NA

Formerly the old Midland Railway's line from Manchester to London, you can now experience the steam and diesel engines along a 4 mile track between Rowsley South and Matlock Platform 2. Darley Dale Station has trains the stop in both directions. Standard Gauge.
Tel: 01629 580381

blank tabBarrow Hill Roundhouse Railway CentreSteam & Miniature Railways
Campbell Drive,Barrow Hill, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S43 2PR

Barrow Hill has the UK's only operational roundhouse engine shed that still runs and provides a maintenance depot for steam, diesel and electric locomotives. Special galas are held throughout the year to show off their locomotives, often joined by modern diesel from the mainline. Operates along a three quarter mile track. Standard Gauge.
Tel: 01246 472450    Fax: 01246 472450

blank tabDerbyshire Dales Narrow Gauge RailwaySteam & Miniature Railways
c/o Peak Rail, Matlock Station, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3NA

Sharing an association with Peak Rail, the Derbyshire Dales Narrow Gauge Railway operates narrow gauge industrial steam locomotives along a 500 yard track close to Rowsley South Station. Narrow Gauge.
Tel: 01629 580381     E-mail:

blank tabGolden Valley Light RailwaySteam & Miniature Railways
Butterley Station, Ripley, Derbyshire DE5V3QZ

The railway runs nearly a mile through a Country Park and is part of the Midland Railway, Butterley. Narrow Gauge.
Tel: 01773 747674

blank tabMarkeaton Park Light RailwaySteam & Miniature Railways
Markeaton Park, Derbyshire

A privately owned railway 1.4 km long, it operates a Baby Deltic Diesel engine. It can be found in the Park grounds and runs from the car park. Narrow Gauge.
Tel: 01623 552292