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Didcot RAILWAY Centre

GREAT WESTERN 175

Didcot Railway Centre held a series of special events to celebrate 175 years of the Great Western Railway, including visiting main line railtours, a rare visit away from the Paignton & Dartmouth Railway for GWR Manor 7827 Lytham Manor and operation of the replica Fire Fly on the Broad Gauge running line.

21st Century Steam

A1 Pacific Tornado, in then freshly applied BR Green, visited Didcot in the Spring of 2011. During a steam weekend it was joined by fellow 21st Century Steam Locomotives, Broad Gauge replica 'Fire Fly' and Steam Rail motor 93 (converted back to rail motor).

KING EDWARD II RETURNS

30th June 2013

GWR 4-6-0 6023 King Edward II and Pannier Tank 3738 in action on a summers day on the Didcot Railway Centre.