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DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND THE SANTA SPECIALS FOR 2016 HAVE BEEN EXTENDED TO 3 TRIPS EACH DAY ON DECEMBER 17TH & 18TH. TRAINS WILL NOW DEPART AT 11.00, 13.00 & 15.00
PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD!!!
Fairbourne Railway awarded TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award for 2014,2015 and 2016
Welcome to the Fairbourne Railway
The Fairbourne Railway has been running from Fairbourne village to the mouth of the Mawddach Estuary, connecting with the ferry to Barmouth for over 100 years. It started as a two foot gauge horse-drawn tramway which was then converted to a 15 inch gauge railway in 1916. The line in 1984 was completely re built to a 12.25 inch gauge.
QUICK LINKS TO THE TIMETABLE.
2016 TIMETABLE - To view click here
2016 TIMETABLE PDF DOWNLOAD CLICK HERE
FOOTPLATE RIDES. Have you ever wanted to ride "Up front" with the Driver ?. Well now you can.
Ask when booking your tickets or contact the Railway to book in advance by telephone on 01341 250362
VISIT FAIRBOURNE RAILWAY'S ONLINE SHOP Click Here
Try the Jigsaw and see if you can do it in record time.
To donate please click the button below.
To download the Standing Order Mandate form in Word format
To download a PDF of the form CLICK HERE
“THE FAIRBOURNE RAILWAY A CENTENARY OF STEAM”
BY GRAHAM BILLINGTON
Tells the full story from horse trams through to the present day.
A4 softback, 88 pages plus covers, 97 colour photos, 29 black & white plus diagrams, maps and Stock Lists
NEW DVD “A CENTURY OF STEAM ON THE FAIRBOURNE RAILWAY”
Filmed over a Gala Weekend, A Century of Steam celebrates the centenary of the coming of steam to Fairbourne in 1916. Running time 80 minutes
Both Available from the Railway Gift Shop on Fairbourne Station or The Railway’s on-line shop
NEW POSTCARD AVAILABLE FROM APRIL 20TH 2015
DESIGNED BY IAN GOODMAN AND PRODUCED BY STU HARRIS, FOR THE F.R.P.S. IN AID OF YEO'S FIREBOX APPEAL.
THIS LIMITED EDITION POSTCARD WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM THE FAIRBOURNE RAILWAY ONLINE SHOP. ONLY 100 PRODUCED, GET YOURS QUICK TO AVOID DISSAPOINTMENT.
TIME IS RUNNING OUT, PLEASE HELP TO KEEP YEO IN STEAM.
If you would like to help with fundraising for Fairbourne Railway why not click the easyfundraising link above. Just follow the simple instructions below and start shopping.
Did you know........
The village film club donate all proceeds (after overheads ) to the Fairbourne Railway. The Film Club meet in the Village Hall on the 1st and 3rd Saturday's of the month for 2pm Matinees showing classic films. Membership is just £1.00 and £3.50 on the day including refreshments. Please support the Film Club and help Fairbourne Railway at the same time.
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