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North Yorkshire Moors Railway

'Sir Nigel Gresley' at Goathland
'Sir Nigel Gresley' at Goathland
Autumn Wonderland
Autumn Wonderland
Double-headed through the moors.
Double-headed through the moors.
Under the viaduct to Whitby - John Hunt.
Under the viaduct to Whitby - John Hunt.

An 18 mile long standard gauge railway from Grosmont (junction with BR) to Pickering, passing through the heart of the North York Moors, an area of outstanding scenic beauty, with many services now running to and from Whitby.


  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access


Pickering Station Pickering Yorkshire YO18 7AJ

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Open days

Daily 16-24 Feb, 30-31 Mar, 2-4 Apr, 6 Apr-3 Nov, 26 Dec-1 Jan 2020. Santas in Dec.


By Rail: Grosmont / 0 miles

Climb aboard a steam or heritage diesel train and ride like Harry Potter for the ultimate trip through Heartbeat country. Enjoy stunning scenery through the majestic North York Moors, and continuing through to the popular seaside town of Whitby.

From the Steam Heritage Shop

The Sentinel Steam Waggons of Shrewsbury

Celebrating the 2015 100th anniversary of the start of Sentinel steam waggon production in Shrewsbury.


Regular Price: £24.00

Hazy Days of Living Steam

A colour photo book of the steam rally scene in the 1990s, written by the editor of Vintage Spirit.


June 2018

  • Princess Mary's Return
  • Feilding an Event – Great Manawatu Steam Fair in New Zealand
  • News Special – Cheffins Vintage Sale
  • Along the Valley – heritage sites at Lappa Valley
  • Cornwall’s Turbo Mill
  • ‘Little Buttercup’ Blooms Again
  • Brilliant Beamish


Fred Dibnah’s Made In Britain Vol.8

Pattern Making The full length collectors edition of Fred Dibnah's epic journey around Britain on his traction engine – complete and unedited.


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