Boston Lodge Redevelopment & Interpretation Project

The Boston Lodge redevelopment scheme received a boost just before Christmas with the National Lottery Heritage Fund (NLHF) announcing it had given first round approval for a series of works which will both help safeguard some of the most historical buildings on the site, and open it up to those keen to explore the Railway’s […]

Heritage Group Journal No.139, Autumn 2019

The latest Heritage Group Journal is now out and includes the Chairman’s report on the 2019 AGM, a first report from the new Wooden Waggon Federation, an interview with possibly the last resident of Gelliwiog and a flashback to 1966 in ‘An Afternoon at Tan-y-Bwlch’.


Welcome to the new Festiniog Railway Heritage Group Website. We’re not quite sure whether to call it a rebuild or a restoration of the old site, but we hope you like the new look. It’s still a work in progress, but feel free to leave a comment if there’s anything you think is missing? And […]

Double the memory…

Need to easily transfer digital files or store them safely somewhere? We have the perfect solution! Our Sales page includes a wide range of items including our unique Double Engine 32Gb USB Memory Sticks (above) and these special Gomm badges (right) depicting Kerr Stuart 4415.

A view from the 50s…

Coach restoration, weed killing and Bessie Jones gathering visitors for tea at her station cottage at Tan-y-Bwlch are all on view in this amateur film footage from 1956. It can be viewed freely on the British Film Institute website.