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Based at Bodmin & Wenford Railway :- www.bodminrailway.co.uk

Welcome to Bodmin Heritage Diesels

 

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The Heritage Diesel Locomotive's based at the Bodmin and Wenford railway are cared for by a small dedicated group of volunteers. Our aim is to preserve, maintain and operate the ex British Railways locomotives that regularly worked in Cornwall or the South West.

 

Why not visit us and have a day out on the Cornish gradients, which average 1:40 for several miles on both of our branch lines.

 

Enjoy the sight and sound as our loco's work hard climbing back from the Fowey or Camel river valleys to our headquarters at Bodmin General station.

 

2017 PUBLIC SERVICE DIESEL RUNNING DAYS

Bold dates are Diesel only running days!

Other dates are mixed diesel & steam or special haulage

Month

Date

Month

Date

January

No Public Service

July

22nd

Feburary

No Public Service

August

5th, 17th & 19th

March

18th & 19th

September

2nd, 10th, 16th, 22-24th China Clay Days

April

9th, 23rd & 29th

October

8th, 28th & 29th

May

13th & 21st

November

4th

June

17th, 18th & 24th

December

No Public Service

Allocatted Loco (Subject to change)

 

37142 8th Oct 2 x return trips Yellow TT

 

28 & 29th Oct HALF PRICE WEEKEND,

Top & tailed with steam.

 

4th Nov - 50th Anniversary of the class 50's

Full running day with 50042

Our last diesel running day of 2017.

Diesel Locomotive Status

(Correct Sept 2017)

P403D - In Traffic.

08444 - In Traffic.

10 D3452 Out of Traffic.

DMU 108 - In Traffic.

33110 - In Traffic.

37142 - In Traffic.

47306 - Overhaul.

50042 - In Traffic.

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