Bluebell Railway, East Grinstead
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JamesA60
N 51° 07.536 W 000° 01.119
30U E 708614 N 5668019
Quick Description: This is a new extension to the beautiful Bluebell Railway.
Location: South East England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 8/12/2013 12:41:13 PM
Waymark Code: WMHTB9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 3

Long Description:
The Bluebell Railway has 4 stations: East Grinstead, Kingscote, Horsted Keynes, and Seffield Park. The railway is the perfect place for families with young children to spend a day out with trains running up to 4:00pm on most days.

Prices vary.

Bluebell Railway website 1: bluebell-railway.com (visitors)
Bluebell Railway website 2: bluebell-railway.co.uk (enthusiasts)
Bluebell Railway Walks: bluebellrailwaywalks.co.uk

Dates below are inaccurate. The correct opening date is 1 August 1882 and the railway has not closed.
Engine Type: Steam

Gauge of Railway: Standard Gage

Approximate Adult Fare: 17.00 (listed in local currency)

Approximate Child Fare: 8.00 (listed in local currency)

Type: Spur (out and back)

Length of Route: 11 mi (17.7 km)

Dates of Operation: From: 1/1/1909 To: 12/31/2020

Frequency of departures: Varies by day - See timetable

Key Attractions:
Lunch/Food/Dinner trains, Shop, Museum (at sheffield park station), Christmas events, Countryside, Filming locations, Engine shed


Does this Scenic Railroad Provide: Brunch, Lunch or Dinner Trains?: yes

Railroad Website: [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:

Provide a picture of something with the train. Possible photos include the entertainment on board the train, the train itself at any location along the route, a picture of the scenery with part of the train in view, the kids borrowing the engineer’s hat. Show us you had a good time visiting the train. If the train isn't running when you visit get a photo of one of the many railway related items that can be found in locations like this.

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MomAndEm visited Bluebell Railway, East Grinstead 5/18/2014 MomAndEm visited it