Lawley extension – Works update 15/02/15

Another weekend and another working party and another major chunk of the outstanding work completed to enable us to start running trains to Lawley. Today was a milestone for us as the major works in constructing the platform were completed. We can now turn our attentions to the installation of the platform surface and the construction of the access path. …

The Railway Magazine, February 2015

In this months edition of ‘The Railway Magazine’ our work here at the Telford Steam Railway has been recognised by the inclusion of a five page article in the ‘Lazarus Lines’ series. It accurately highlights all that we are trying to achieve here at the TSR and shows, through the mainstream railway media, that we are very much ‘open for …

Lawley extension – Works update 08/02/15

Once again today we had an excellent turn out at Lawley. The concrete sleepers that are being used to retain the back fill behind the platform are in place along the full length with six stacks completed and back filling complete. The other stacks are in various stages of completion and if there is another turn out of volunteers next …

Lawley extension – Works update 01/02/15

Despite how cold it was today we had a good turn out at Lawley. The final uprights for the platform are in, all the cross members cut and are in place. The first row of concrete sleepers that are being used to retain the back fill behind the platform are in place along the full length and the second row …