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Railways / Heritage Railways

Colne Valley Railway

WD190 entering station
WD190 entering station
121 at Nunnery
121 at Nunnery
WD190 & freight train
WD190 & freight train

Condensed version of the original Colne Valley & Halstead Railway operating on a one mile section of former company’s trackbed. Project embraces both architectural and steam railway preservation.

Facilities

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Operator

CVRPL

Address

Yeldham Road Castle Hedingham Halstead Essex CO9 3DZ

  • 01787 461 174
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  • View website

Open days

Sun 2 Apr-29 Oct, BHol, some Sat, school hols. Check website or phone for full details.

Travel

By Bus: Hedingham 88, 89, 89A

By Rail: Braintree / 7.00 miles

Heritage steam and diesel trains operate with a varied range of rolling sotck.

Station buildings, signal boxes have been re-located and rebuilt on site.

Large 00 model, garden and 7 1/4" railways

Special events throughout the year including vehicle rallies, Peppa Pig, Fireman Sam, Paw Patrol and Thomas

Events

Sun 22nd Apr 2018: Colne Valley at War

The Colne Valley Railway played a major part in the war effort as it supplied local airfields. Vehicles and displays from re-enactors, evacuation trains…

Military / Motorbikes / Railways

Sat 9th - Sun 10th Jun 2018: Day Out with Thomas

This favourite engine and his friends visit the railway again.

Railways

Sat 16th - Sun 17th Jun 2018: Day Out with Thomas

This favourite engine and his friends visit the railway again.

Railways

Sun 26th Aug 2018: Bus & Commercial Vehicle Rally

Relive the transport of days past with vehicles of all ages from the 1930s onward on display. Steam and diesel train rides.  Bus rides subject to…

Buses / Commercial Vehicles / Railways

Sat 22nd - Sun 23rd Sep 2018: Day Out with Thomas

This favourite engine and his friends visit the railway again.

Railways

Sat 29th - Sun 30th Sep 2018: Day Out with Thomas

This favourite engine and his friends visit the railway again.

Railways

Sat 8th - Sun 23rd Dec 2018: Santa Specials

Visit website for more information and booking.

Railways / Santa

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