Coronavirus

Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak, many attractions are closed and event organisers are cancelling or postponing their events. While we will try to update the information on this site as much as possible, we cannot guarantee to have all the information we would like. Therefore we urge you to check the latest information on the attraction or event’s website or Facebook pages, and to contact them before travelling to avoid disappointment.

The signal box was built in 1896 and for 120 years controlled trains on the Nottingham to Lincoln line. It was taken out of service following the resignalling in 2016, and has been moved and preserved, and is now fitted out with period Midland Railway signalling equipment. You can see what it was like to be a country station signalman, and are welcome to have a go operating the instruments and levers.

Contacts

Operator: Lowdham Railway Heritage

Address: Station House Station Road Lowdham Nottinghamshire NG14 7DU

  • Telephone: 07718 077 584
  • Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Website: View website

Open Days & Times

Newly restored. Daily Sun 1 -8 Aug. This week is to coincide with the 175th Anniversary of the opening of the line from Nottingham to Newark back in August 1846. Please book a timed entry slot here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/signal-box-open-days-tickets-159736517223 Subsequently, they expect to be open one weekend per month. See our facebook page for details.

Travel

  • By Rail: Lowdham / 50 yards

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