Old and new attractions at Newby Hall Railway

A VISIT by Narrow Gauge Railway Society members to the 10¼in-gauge Newby Hall Railway on May 12 found No. 4433 Ivatt Atlantic (David Curwen & Edgar Newbery 1965) recently arrived from the Audley End Miniature Railway, Essex, via a March 12 auction (RM May, p84).

The 4-4-2 did not appear to have entered service yet and trains were worked by long-time resident No. 6100 Royal Scot (S Battison 1953), steamed specially for the occasion. 

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The 1,000-yard-long line runs alongside the River Ure and consists of two balloon loops with the station in the middle.


Read more News and Features in the September 2019 issue of The RM –on sale now!

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