East Lancashire Railway



Bolton Street Station, Bury, Lancashire, BL9 0EY
Tel: 0161 764 7790
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The former L&YR branch line from Bury to Rawtenstall was re-opened in 1987 and is now arguably Britain’s premier preserved diesel line The railway opened the Heywood extention during 2004 giving a length of 12 miles of operation.The ELRholds diesel events throughout the year as well as diesel running days most weekends.


Preserved Diesels