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Normal Service

May 20 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Travel along our one and half miles of running line through the Northamptonshire countryside. Trains leave on the hour from Pitsford & Brampton Station located between the two villages behind the Brampton Halt Pub.

Locomotive Power

This weekend will see the Heritage Class 31 diesel 31289 “Pheonix” pulling the day’s service.

31289 was built in 1961 by Brush Engineering, Loughborough, as part of an order generated by the modernisation plan of 1955. Originally built with a Mirrlees JVS12T 1,250 bhp (930 kW) engine, it was re-engined by BR with an English Electric 12SVT engine, capable of producing 1470 bhp (1,100 kW), and speeds of up to 90 mph.

Facilities at N&LR

Souvenir Shop

Full of 1940’s, 50’s, and 60’s nostalgia, our souvenir shop stocks gifts and souvenirs that remind us of a bygone age as well as a wide range of toys.

Platform 3 Buffet

What better than to enjoy a relaxing cup of tea or coffee from our buffet coach? Hot and Cold snacks and ice creams are also available.

The Emporium and The Shed

Second-hand books, DVDs, CDs records and jigsaws in The Emporium and bric-a-brac in The Shed, all at bargain prices. (Open most Sundays and events according to volunteer availability)

Facilities at the Railway

Free Parking is available and toilets are located on the station platform. This includes a ramp giving access to baby changing and disabled toilet facilities.

Brampton Valley Way

Take a walk along the Brampton Valley Way a 14-mile linear park through the Northamptonshire countryside. A fairly level footpath and cycle path from Northampton to Market Harborough – suitable for all ages.

Timetable

11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00

Fares

No booking is required for Normal Running Days. Tickets are bought on arrival from the Booking Office/Souvenir Shop

Ticket Type Price
Adult £5.20
Seniors (60+) £4.20
Children (2-16) £4.20
Family (2 Adults + 2 Children) £16.20
Children under 2 FREE
Platform Ticket
(Access to platform only)
50p
HRA Passes Valid for all trains today
Groups/Parties of 10 or more receive 10% discount

Details

Date:
May 20
Time:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Organizer

Northampton & Lamport Railway
Phone:
01604 820327 (Sundays only 10-4)
Email:
enquiries@nlr.org.uk
Website:
www.nlr.org.uk

Venue

Northampton and Lamport Railway
Pitsford and Brampton Station, Pitsford Road, Chapel Brampton
Northampton, Northamptonshire NN6 8BA United Kingdom
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Website:
www.nlr.org.uk