The Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways is delighted to report that a £4.2 million project to redevelop the Railway’s historic workshops at Boston Lodge in Meirionnydd is to be supported by the National Lottery Heritage fund (NLHF).Continue reading
We’ve all seen these carriages in service on the railway, but the end of daily service gave us the opportunity to line them up for a photo or two.
These flagship carriages were born from our rolling programme of newContinue reading
We are absolutely delighted to report that Hunslet 0-4-0ST of 1891 returned to traffic today following successful steam test. Just under a year ago Lilla bowed out of traffic for a ten year overhaul. Now she is set to meet herContinue reading
Last week the second of the three carriages being built at Boston Lodge for the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway left the works.
The first carriage, a first class observation car, is already in Cumbria being prepared to go into service.Continue reading
All quiet as everyone was at tea break but had to take pictures of Ed, HLF Students project.Continue reading
Keeping away from the fumes from working with paint, I paid a sightseeing visit to Boston Lodge this morning on my way to Harbour Station.Continue reading
It is all in the preparation as they say…Continue reading
Last year we had wonderful flower tubs to brighten up our sunny lunch and tea breaks as we sat amongst the ironworks. This year, they look a right sorry sight!Continue reading