Monthly Archives: March 2012

Mine Tours Sat 24th March

Due to a large booking, mine tours will be limited on Saturday 24th. We plan to run public tours at 12:00pm, 3:30pm and 4:30pm. Sorry for any inconvenience, we’ll be back to normal on Sunday!

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An Apedale Locomotive at the Beamish Museum

This was a surprise:- one of the original locomotives, “Newcastle”, that was run by the Midland Coal, Coke & Iron Co. in Apedale Valley has turned up at the Beamish Living Museum. If you’d been strolling through the valley a hundred years ago you may well have seen “Newcastle” hard at work. Visit the Beamish […]

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AVLR Easter Event

Pop down to Apedale for a bit of Easter fun, courtesy of the Apedale Valley Light Railway. And if you call by before then have a go on our Easter Raffle, first prize is a giant easter egg, but there are other chocolate goodies to win too. Click here for info.

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