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'The Nene Valley Railway Class 31 Gala'
Class 31452 at the Nene Valley' Wansford railway station on the 14th October 2017 with a train to Yarwell.
Class 31452 at the Nene Valley' Wansford railway station on the 14th October 2017 now at the rear of the train from Yarwell.
This class 31 is owned by British American Railroad. This class 31 was built by Brush in Loughborough in 1962. It is in the livery of the Devon & Cornwall Railway. It present number is 31452, its was 31279 and D5809 when first built.
Class 31452 leaves the Nene Valley' Wansford railway station also on the 14th October 2017
The Nene Valley Railway Class 31 Gala 2017 was held on Friday 13th and Saturday the 14th and Sunday the 15th of October 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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