.Sad Day

May 25, 2018
Sad day, our treasurer for over 30 years, Mr Keith Walshaw, passed away on Monday, a valued member of our group. Photo of Keith at Shildon (in wheel chair) 2017, with our engine 78018. Thank you Keith for all your work and dedication to the DRPS.You will be sadly missed.

 

Scouts Visit

May 12, 2018
Last Thursday we where pleased to welcome Darlington 13th Scouts who came for a visit and to see what the DRPS do,


Our volunteer Lee pocking his head out of the saddle tank off Northern Gas Board Number 1, explaining what goes into keep steam locomotive going.


The Scouts getting a feel for the life of a P-way Gang


If you want to bring a group to visit the DRPS why not get in touch

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Getting ready for the open day

May 2, 2018
Our members are getting ready for our open day.


Brian, Kurt and Richard work on preparing the Scammel for the open day,


Ongoing improvements to our display areas,



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Northern Gas Board Number 1

April 13, 2018
Work continues on Northern Gas Board Number 1, we still need your help, please donate today. You can volunteer or donate please help.



Boiler work has began, this is been carried  out by North Bay Railway Engineering Services. Work can only continue with your help, every donation you make helps to preserve Darlingtons Railway history.

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Peckett Appeal Update

February 3, 2018
Work continues on Northern Gas Board Number 1, we still need your help, please donate today.

Boiler work has began, this is been carried  out by North Bay Railway Engineering Services. Work can only continue with your help, every donation you make helps to preserve Darlingtons Railway history.

Below is Some photos of the ongoing boiler work.


The section of the outer wrapper plate removed and prepared for the next stage of works.


Nigel from NBRES putting weld preps on the boiler.

Other work continu...

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