History in Motion at Murton - Visit DVLR, Historic York’s Heritage Railway
Derwent Valley Light Railway Society is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation.Registered number 1161623
Introduction. Part 1, with a message from the staff here at Derwent Valley Light Railway:
(While every attempt is made to adhere to the timetable, any departure may be subject to change at short notice).
1. Ride the Train.Enjoy riding on the train. On scheduled service days, ride…. ….as many times as you like on the day.
Time you gave us a visit? So what does this gem, Derwent Valley Light Railway have to offer you? Here are a couple of things to start you on the right tracks:
Andnew 2018, Driver for a Fiver.Drive a diesel locomotive for just £5. See Below.
Continued. Introduction Part 2. >>>
In complete contrast to Sylvia, the maroon coach is a treasured traditional Mk1 BR. coach (3805). Picture by Trevor Humbey.
Observation Coach“Sylvia”The wide-windowed observation coach, Sylvia, is an attraction in itself and is unique to DVLR.The ends of the coach have "Western" style standing porchessuch as where "old West" characters, from cowboys to Presidents would stand. You too can travel in the way of the Old US of A. vs.Traditional Mk1 British Rail coach
The mix of novel and traditional coaches:
New.Driver for a Fiver.…….….Drive a diesel locomotive for just £5.
2. The Derwent Valley Light Railway’s Driver for a Fiver Experience.
Yes. It’s a fact. For just five pounds, you really can drive, under supervision, a DVLR standard gauge diesel locomotive.
On completion, you will receive a signed Certificate of Participation.