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Joan Samuels - North Devon
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Dr Paul Stewart - Worcestershire
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Pete Taylor
A really great place to visit. Good outing for all the family
Carol and Colin Silk - Gravesend
We had an excellent family day out on the railway recently, 8 of us aged from 7 - 70 all enjoyed 2 rides and a lovely... continued
Sheena and Peter - Pilton Barnstaple
Excellent, well run railway!
The Brown Clan - Tamworth, Staffordshire
We would just like to thank you for the lovely time we had on 28 December after not being able to get to you to... continued
Pauline, Lou and Erin
Perfect perfect what a lovely place. Train, everything, perfect.
J Young
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Terry - Scotland
Last rode the train from Lynton to Blackmoor in 1929! Good to be back
Peter Read - Bristol

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The Last Narrow-Gauge Railway Adventure



We are now operating our steam trains on
Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays & Sundays

ISAAC approaching Woody Bay. Photo by Andrew Curry


A one-off opportunity – stay a while at Rowley Moor House

Why not enjoy a break in this well appointed and comfortable house in North Devon? Beautiful scenery and your favourite railway just down the road. The Old Station Inn is just a short walk away.

The following weeks are available for rent at Rowley Moor House in 2015.

                28/03/15  £350  
                04/04/15  £350
                18/04/15  £350 - Booked
                06/06/15  £350 - Booked
                25/07/15  £660 - Booked
                08/08/15  £660 - Booked
                24/10/15  £300 - Booked
                31/10/15  £300
                07/11/15  £300
                21/11/15  £250

For further details contact Chris Ward by EMAIL (click on the highlighted link) or call 01598 763841.

More details about the property can be found  HERE


We are hard at work on the project to extend the railway to Blackmoor, Wistlandpound and eventually back to Lynton, but why is it taking so long? CLICK HERE to find out.


HELP US TO MAKE THE RAILWAY LONGER

For less than the price of a cuppa you can help us make this happen

CLICK HERE - to read how


Did you know that having a heritage railway nearby significantly boosts the local economy?

The World awaits the Possible Dream

Eighty years after its closure in 1935, you can once more board a train of original L&B coaches at England's highest narrow-gauge railway station - the delightfully named Woody Bay Station - 1,000 feet up on wild Exmoor.
 
Operated almost entirely by volunteers, we are a "non-profit" organisation owned by its Members with the mission to fully restore the legendary Lynton & Barnstaple Railway.

At 964 feet above sea level, Woody Bay is the highest railway station in Southern England.
 

Leader4, defra and EU logos - Part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development

Part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development
2007 - 2013: Europe investing in Rural Areas

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