The latest Heritage Group Journal is now out and includes an obituary for Eileen Clayton, updates on the KS4415 and Waggon Tracks projects, and a transcript of a document giving details of the railway in the 1850s.
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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.