Derwent Valley Branch



Meetings start at 7.30 pm with an invitation to hot or cold drinks and biscuits/cake available from 7.00 pm and are held at Peak Rail, Darley Dale Station, Nr Matlock, Derbyshire. DE4 2EQ

Tuesday 26 September – Beside the Seaside (Railways and resort development) – Rod Pearson

Tuesday 28 November – “Jubilees” at Millhouses Shed – Ted Hancock

A photographic celebration of the LMS built ‘Jubilee’    4-6-0 locomotives which were the mainstay of express services from Sheffield to Leeds, York, St Pancras, Birmingham and Bristol from 1935 until the shed closed in 1961.

All members and friends are welcome to attend meetings. We do not charge for admission but request a minimum donation of £2 to cover our costs.

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