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175 Years of the Midland Railway Celebration

At Midland Railway Butterley
From Sat 11th May 2019 To Sun 12th May 2019
At 10.30am

Visit the Midland Railway Butterley for a very special day out to celebrate the 175th Anniversary of the formation of the Midland Railway.
Midland Railway Butterley
Butterley Station
Butterley Row
Ripley
Derbyshire
DE5 3QZ
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Visit the Midland Railway – Butterley  for a very special day out to celebrate the 175th Anniversary of the formation of the Midland Railway.


Visit a special exhibition of Midland Railway artefacts not normally on display.


Trains depart from Butterley at:  11.00am, 11.40am, 12.20pm, 1.00pm, 2.00pm, 2.40pm & 3.20pm.


Get off the train at Swanwick Junction and explore the Museum Complex, where you will be able to visit the Matthew Kirtley Building (Railway Museum), Demonstration Signal Box, Victorian Railwayman’s Church, the West Shed and the Country Park. Other attractions may also be open.   (Please note that this is not possible on the 3.20pm departure.)


Trains return from Swanwick Junction at:  11.50am, 12.30pm, 1.10pm, 2.10pm, 2.50pm, 3.30pm & 4.00pm.


Today’s trains are planned to be a mixture of steam and diesel but we cannot guarantee that steam services will be operating.



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