A few pictures from the Mini gala held between 25th and 27th of August 2018.
A few pictures and a video from the visit of Ffestiniog England loco “Palmerston” from 21st to 24th June 2018.
Pictures from the June 2018 Penrhyn quarry themed gala, with visiting engines Gwynedd, Hugh Napier and Marchllyn in steam alongside Bala resident Winifred. Our four Dinorwig locos and stock weren’t completely forgotten though and appeared for two of the three days.
A selection of photos from the 2018 Great Little Trains Model show at Ysgol Y Berwyn in Bala.
A few pictures from the 2017 Santa Specials. All trains were topped and tailed by Alice and Maid Marian in unusually snowy weather. Additional services were put on a few days later for anybody who was unable to travel through the snow, so no children were disappointed.
Pictures from our August Bank Holiday 2017 gala, with 6 Quarry Hunslets in steam.
A selection of photos from the August 2016 gala weekend.
We ran our first ever ‘Alice’ days over this Whitsun Bank Holiday weekend where familes were invited to come along and meet “Alice the Little Welsh Engine” from Pauline Hazelwood’s childrens’ books which are based on some of our locomotoves. Pauline was at Llaunuwchllyn station reading some of the stories,…
On the 15th May we hosted a private photo charter featuring Julian Birley’s recently restored Quarry Hunslet ‘Winifred’. A selection of photographs taken by David WIlliams and Malcolm Ranieri on the day are published below with their kind permission.
After a long career at the Penrhyn Quarry in North Wales ‘Winifred’ spent over 50 years in the USA before being repatriated and fully overhauled in our workshops. Exactly 130 years to the day that she was originally delivered to the quarry, ‘Winifred’ returned to service, and haued her first…