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'The Nene Valley Railway Class 31 Gala'
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Class 31271 "Statford 1846-2001" in Wansford Nene Valley railway station on the 14th October 2017. Work has now started on restoring the LNWR station at Wansford.
Class 31271"Statford 1846-2001" is based at the Nene Valley Railway.The locomotive was built in 1961 by Brush at Loughborough
Class 31271 " Statford 1846-2001" in Wansford Nene Valley railway station on Saturday 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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