Santa with train

Our Santa Special trains are now running, but are all fully booked - Click here for more details.

To avoid disappointment, please do not travel to the railway for these trains unless you have already booked your tickets in advance. If you do have tickets booked, then please make sure that you arrive in good time for your train.

Santa with train

We are now taking advance bookings for our Santa Special trains - Click here for more details.

You can book online for trains where seats are still available.

Open wagon

Open wagon B420709

Historical note:  the running number B420709 is the one that the wagon was given by British Railways, and previously carried throughout its life.  When it was repainted into the livery of the Middleton Estates and Colliery Company this running number would not have been appropriate, and so it was given the fictitious running number 1758.

Built British Railways, 19??
Load capacity 12 tons
Length over buffers 20' 6" (approx 6.2 metres)
Previously worked British Railways
Entered collection Purchased from British Railways in 1965
Current status Operational


More details of our rolling stock collection are given in our stockbook.

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