Heritage Railway

Bahamas booked for first main line tour in 25 years!

STANDARD class tickets sold out within hours for the mainline comeback of Jubilee 4-6-0 No. 45596 Bahamas, which is set to work a special train from Oxenhope to Carlisle on February 9.

Handed over to Bob Meanley and his engineering team at Tyseley Locomotive Works

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