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Peak Rail

Saturday:7th October

Between 12.00 and 17.00hrs

A comprehensive visit to the Peak Railway, with three signal box visits (Church Lane, Darley Dale & Matlock Riverside), a round trip over the full length of the running line from Matlock Riverside to Rowsley South, utilising Class 45, D8 and/or steam loco “Jennifer”, plus a visit to the Heritage Shunters Trust Depot – including a diesel shunter hauled brake van ride.

Confirmed timings for the visit are still awaited (and details of costs etc), but register your interest with Alan Spencer to receive all the latest information as it becomes available.

This visit makes the perfect accompaniment to the charter train being operated from Derby the following day - see Lickey Incliner II

Normal Train Service in Operation between Matlock -Rowsley South.

The first  train from Matlock is at 11:32 P2,  National Rail connection arrives from Derby (dep 10:52) at 11:26 P1.

Register Interest

Please email: Alan Spencer (click to email)

Educational Free Pass

This is an educational visit, so those members with protected (safeguarded) travel facilities can apply for an educational free pass.  Please see: Free Pass for further information.

The free pass ticket should be from your home station to MATLOCK.