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'NVR 40th Anniversary Gala 3rd June 2017'
34081 92 Squadron
Battle of Britain Class 4-6-2 no 34081 92 Squadron at the Peterborough NVR station on the 3rd of June 2017.
92 Squadron now has its nameplates fitted. It also had a Nene Valley Limted head board on this train.
This Gala at The Nene Valley Railway at Peterborough was celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the opening train of Nene Valley Railway from Wansford station to Orton Mere.
Battle of Britain Class No 34081 92 Squadron at Orton Mere station on Saturday the 3rd of June 2017.
The Nene Valley Railway
The Nene Valley Railway runs from Peterborough to Wansford railway station and then on to Yarwell junction. Wansford Station is on part of the old A1 at Stibbingson and is about 2 miles from the village of Wansford itself. The railway line is about 7 1/2 miles long. Trains run at weekends for most of the year.
The station at Wansford railway station is open from around 9am to 4.30 on most days. (check on there web site for times) The line runs trains from this country and also from abroad. As well as steam locomotives it also has main line and industrial diesels. It has wagons and coaches and a large collection of railway bits and bobs. At the Peterborough end of the NVR is the Rail World Museum which is next to the Nene Valley Railways Peterborough station.
Here is a Link to The Nene Valley's official web site www.nvr.org.uk
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