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Wansford Miniature Railway

     

OPENING 2021

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NEW IN STOCK

Miniature Locomotive men pin badges 
£3.50 if collected from Wansford or purchased from our shop at events
£5.00 including postage 

To purchase click here 

Wansford Miniature Railway Shed Donation appeal 2021

The Miniature railway project is fully supported by donations, 2021 sees our Shed donation appeal lauched, we are raising funds restore our container to the appearance of a traditional Locomotive Shed, we need to raise in the region on £4000. This will also include the fitting of electrics and workshop fittings.   Your donations are essential for the completion of the project . If you feel you can donate to  the project please donate via our donation button. Thankyou

We have now started with the roof and cladding, see pictures below of your donations in action.

Miniature Railway Facebook Shop

We are pleased to announce our online shop Facebook page, all items for sale are in support of the Miniature Railway project, take a look and like our new page and see our items for sale, more items will be added. Click here to visit the shop

Station named 

We are pleased to announce the naming of the shed end station as NEW ENGLAND, the naming of our west end station near our locomotive sheds takes the name from the former New England (35A) steam shed in Peterborough that closed to Steam in January 1965. The NVR locomotive crews adopted 35A as the NVR shed code a few years ago so its was fitting that we remember NEW ENGLAND on the Miniature Railway.

 

 

Meet our engines, we have several locomotives that will be hauling trains on the Miniature Railway.

Narrow Gauge Design 0-4-2 Steam Locomotive “Holly”


Built in Peterborough in 2001, this has recently been purchased by one of our members and will now be seen running on the miniature railway, the locomotive can run either with its tender or just as a side tank locomotive.

Austerity War Department 2-10-0 No 90776 The Royal Anglian Regiment


Purchased by her owner in 2019 and named The Royal Anglian Regiment, the locomotive has been overhauled by her owner will be running on the miniature railway, the locomotive lives on the Gipping Valley Railway

BR Class 08 No 08679


Based on an 08 Shunter that was based at North Gawber Colliery in South Yorkshire until scrapped, the locomotive was seen at the colliery by the models owners who has lovingly restored the model to replicate the real 08679

GWR Prarie No 4588

 

Class 14 No D9520

This locomotive is owned by the miniature railway purchased by donations, the locomotive is restored to the same livery of the full size D9520 that is based here on the NVR. This locomotive will see regular use on the miniature railway

LNER B1 “Roedeer"

This locomotive is currently being built by one of our members and when complete will be operational on the miniature railway.

Rolling Stock

We have two British Railways designed Mk1 sit astride coaches for our passenger services and several wagons

Our new fund rasing lapel badges can also be purchased via the donations link 

  

Click here to visit our Photo Gallery  to see all the photographs of our project. 

   

 

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