North Eastern Locomotive Preservation Group

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North Eastern Locomotive Preservation Group

K1 returns from Fort William to Grosmont

Descending Stockton Bank just after 19:00 - Terry Newman

On Sunday 15th September the K1 made its way to Carlisle for an overnight stop. Then on the afternoon of Monday 16th, it made its way through the Tyne Valley to Grosmont.


J27 returns to New Bridge

The J27 has returned from its holiday on the Wensleydale Railway.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 September 2019 10:15

Another week at Ft William

Here are some photos taken during the running week commencing 30 June 2019.


Monthly Social Meetings

These take place at 19:30, usually on the second Friday of the month between September and May. Meetings now take place in Darlington Club and Institute in Northgate; see the What's on menu item for details.

Last Updated on Sunday, 03 September 2017 08:23

NELPG Steam Gala

As part of this year's Northg Yorkshire Moors Railway Annual Steam Gala, North Eastern Locomotive Preservation Group (NELPG) will be taking over the North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) on Thursday 26 September with a celebration of NELPG locomotives, drivers and cleaners!* Please see the NYMR gala page for details.


Working Parties

The regular Monday and Thursday working parties continue at Hopetown on the J72. The Thursday working parties are now usually during the day only.

Working parties take place on Wednesdays and Saturdays on the Q6 at Grosmont. Please contact Andy Lowes or Ian Pearson if you wish to attend.

Last Updated on Friday, 03 August 2018 22:15

Hopetown Works Open Days

Hopetown Works is usually open for the public to visit between 11:00 and 15:00 on the third Saturday of each month. Please check the What's on menu item for details.

Last Updated on Saturday, 21 January 2017 08:02

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The NELPG exists to foster interest in, and to preserve examples of, steam locomotives, rolling stock and other items of railway interest connected with the North East of England.


Loco Board

K1 62005
K1 62005
on NYMR available for traffic.

Q6 63395
Q6 63395
On NYMR available for traffic.

J27 65894

J27 65894 (NER P3 2392)
On NYMR at  Grosmont for washout..

J72 69023
J72 69023 Joem
At Hopetown Works for general overhaul.