( page 2 of 6 pages on this gala)
'Diesel Gala 7th & 8th April 2017'
DB class 60007 'The Sprit of Tom Kendell' at the Nene Valleys Peterborough station on Saturday the 8th of April in 2017. The locomotive was in DB red with 'SWITCH on to SAFTEY' in white on its side.
DB class 60007 'The Sprit of Tom Kendell' about to leave the Nene valleys Peterborough station on Saturday the 8th of April in 2017 for Wansford during the diesel gala.
This locomotive did not run on the Friday of this gala.
This part has 6 pages of photos were taken at the Nene Valley Railway Diesel Gala in April 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
Page updated 8/5/2018