steam railway miniature etc in West Yorkshire
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Steam & Miniature Railways West Yorkshire

Includes Preserved Railways, Steam, Narrow Gauge and Miniature Railways in West Yorkshire...

West Yorkshire Preserved Railways, Steam, Narrow Gauge and Miniature Railways

blank tabKeighley & Worth Valley RailwayHeritage Railway
The Railway Station, Haworth, West Yorkshire BD22 8NJ

Made famous for its part in the film 'The Railway Children'. The 1950's style Keighley and Worth Valley Railway is still popular with film makers and featured in Sherlock Homes, Last of the Summer Wine, Touch of Frost, to name but a few. The Railway runs for 5 miles from Keighley to Oxenhope and includes Ingrow, Damems, Oakworth (location of Railway Children) and Haworth (former home of the Bronte family). Steep Gradients. Standard Gauge.
Tel: 01535 645214    Fax: 01535 647317
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blank tabThe Middleton Railway Trust LtdHeritage Railway
The Station, Moor Road, Hunslet, Leeds, LS10 2JQ

The Middleton Railway has operated every year since 1758, and is still runs under the original Act of Parliament. Over 100 preserved steam and diesel locomotives. Regular passenger services over 1.5 miles of track. Engine house and Museum. Standard Gauge.
Tel: 0845 680 1758
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blank tabAbbey Light RailwayHeritage Railway
Bridge Road, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3BW

The Abbey Light Railway is situated in the grounds of Kirkstall Abbey, and runs steam and diesel trips through the woods on Sundays and Bank Holidays. Narrow Gauge.
Tel: 0113 267 5087
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blank tabLeeds Industrial MuseumHeritage Railway
Canal Road, Armley, Leeds, LS12 2QF

In a beautiful old industrial canal setting the museum houses many Leeds-built locomotives and short demonstration line. Also see working mill machinery and further exhibits covering the industrial history of the Leeds, including engineering, spinning mules, textiles, clothing etc. Narrow Gauge.
Tel: 0113 263 7861
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blank tabNational Coal Mining Museum for EnglandHeritage Railway
Caphouse Colliery, New Road, Overton, Wakefield WF4 4RH

The Museum offers a variety of different activities for visitors and is based at a former Colliery. Experience what it was like to work in a coal mine. See pit ponies and take a ride on a train, go underground and see the old workings. Nature trail, visitor centre, exhibitions, cafe and shop. Narrow Gauge.
Tel: 01924 848 806
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blank tabKirklees Light RailwayHeritage Railway
Park Mill Way, Clayton West, Nr Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD8 9XJ

Enjoy a lovely 4 mile journey through the Pennines on fascinating little steam trains. Refreshments at Shelley station and plenty to keep the children occupied. Narrow Gauge
Tel: 01484 865727
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blank tabRio Grande Miniature RailwayHeritage Railway
Savilles Garden Centre, Garforth Cliff, Selby Road, Leeds LS25 2AQ

This little railway circles half a mile around Saville Bros Garden Centre. It runs from Spring through to October at Weekends and Bank Holidays. Minimum Gauge.
Tel: 01132 862183
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