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Spring Steam Gala

We all get 'steamed-up' at the start of the season!

March 16th, 17th & 18th

Spring Steam Gala

Opening our 2018 season, a great line-up of visiting locomotives supported by members of the Severn Valley Railway home fleet. A tantalising festival of locomotives large and small!

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A great event for all the family; come along and get up close to an array of exciting steam locomotives, and sample a fantastic selection of attractions up and down the line. Pay once then jump on board a comfy carriage for the whole day and prepare to venture back in time!

Visiting locomotives:

LNER B1 No. 1264
With thanks to Thompson B1 Locomotive Trust and North Yorkshire Moors Railway

LNER B12 No. 8572

With thanks to M&GN Joint Railway Society & North Norfolk Railway

LNER A1 No. 60163 Tornado
With thanks to the A1 Steam Locomotive Trust

BR Standard 4MT No. 80072
With thanks to Llangollen Railway

Haydock Foundry Bellerophon

With thanks to The Vintage Carriage Trust & Foxfield Railway

GWR King No.6023 King Edward II 
With thanks to the Great Western Society 

The fantastic selection of visiting locomotives will be supported by members of our home fleet, including: 1450, 1501 & 7714.

Proposed locomotive directions (subject to change):

Bridgnorth facing: 1450, 1501, 6023 King Edward II, 7714, 8572, 80072
Kidderminster facing: 1264 (TBC), 60163 Tornado (TBC), Bellerophon (TBC)

Attractions include:

  • Local trains to-ing and fro-ing between Bewdley and Kidderminster with Bellerophon. 
  • Early morning and evening trains. 
  • Double-headed tank engines. 
  • B12 paired with our beautiful rake of LNER Teak carriages.
  • Intensive timetable.
  • Paddock Railway at Hampton Loade & Coalyard Miniature Railway in steam.
  • Kidderminster Railway Museum open.
  • Eardington Halt open for visits (no trains will stop at the station).
All locomotives and attractions are subject to availability. Further information available soon.

Revised fares
Child / Member
One-day rover
Pre-book & save
£24.30 £17.50
On the day
Two-day rover

Pre-book & save
On the day
Three-day rover        
Pre-book & save £56.70 £53.10 £38.30 £163.30
On the day £63.00 £59.00 £42.50 £181.50
Other information
Annual Family Pass: NOT VALID, Children: 4 - 15 years, Family: 2 adults + 2, 3 or 4 children, Seniors: 60+.
To qualify for 'pre-book & save' prices these tickets must be purchased at least five working days in advance of your visit. Tickets may also be purchased at the same price by calling 01562 757900 (option 1). These tickets include FREE admission to The Engine House, our Visitor Centre at Highley.

All pre-booked tickets are subject to a £1.75 booking fee.
Through tickets to Bridgnorth from National Rail will need to be upgraded at our Booking Offices on payment of the surcharge.
The following passes are NOT VALID during the event: Heritage Railway Passes, Staff Passes from BR, LT, Network Rail and Train Operating Companies such as Virgin Trains and Chiltern Railways, SVR Free ticket vouchers for Adult, Child or Family tickets or any discount schemes normally in operation. Working Members of other heritage railways in our Reciprocal Travel Scheme pay the SVR member fare. 

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