The Official Site For Thorne Railway 

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Regrettably we have taken the decision to postpone our seasonal opening due to
 
Government advice in regards to Covid-19. 


We will keep you up to date (follow us on Facebook and Instagram) 


and hope to see you all very soon.  


If you need any advice Covid-19 please refer to  




 

The society was formed in the 70s, but after having several sites since then we have been at Thorne Memorial Park from 1998. (Postcode DN8 5DZ, contact phone No. 01405 817937).


The track is 5" & 71/4" gauge ground level, which has a double loop with a crossover. Public running is on Sundays  from Easter to the end of October.
The first running days for 2020 are Easter Sunday 12th April . Please check this website for further information as our open days will be limited due to staffing and weather
The main attraction  for 2020 is the towns Summer Festival which is the last weekend in July every year This been 
the 25th and 26th of July.

The society welcomes all new members that have a interest in model engineering and can come and help out on running days. If you are interested please ring the above number and ask for Paul.
Visiting model locomotives and traction engines are most welcome by prior notice. If  it is steam a current boiler
certificate will be required.
New members are welcome the first three months is FREE then £10 per year so if you interested give us a ring 01405 817937.
This year 2020 running times have been changed from 12 noon to 3-30pm. Rides for all classes are 70p on normal running Sundays and £1 at Summer Festival.
Also we are selling multi ride tickets which can be used on normal Sundays NOT Summer Festival £6 for 10 rides.
All dates are weather permitting.  
SORRY BUT DUE TO THE CURRENT VIRUS THE RUNNING DAYS ON THIS WEBSITE HAVE BEEN CANCELLED TILL FURTHER NOTICE.
BUT WHEN IT IS SAFE TO CONTNUE WE WILL INFORM YOU AND HOPE TO SEE THEN STAY SAFE.

           Trains running in Thorne Memorial Park