Archive Talk – “Ratty Locomotive Practice and Performance”

Thursday 8th April at 19:00

Join Museum Curator, Peter van Zeller as he explores locomotive practice and performance on the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway. Peter has been the regular driver of “River Esk” for over 40 years and will draw on his experience to guide us through locomotive practices from the early 3 foot days right up to the present with the introduction of “Whillan Beck”.
The talk will take place on Zoom. If you would like to register please email steam@ravenglass-railway.co.uk before 16:00 on Wednesday 7th April. Login details will be emailed out to those who have registered.

Watch this space for more Archive Talks coming soon. In the meantime, you can view our past talks below………..

Archive Talk – “Murthwaite”
Thursday 4th March at 19:00

Click here to view our online archive talk exploring our collection of photographs in relation to “Murthwaite”.

Join our Archive Team as we explore Ravenglass Railway Museum’s collection of photographs relating to the history of Murthwaite.
The talk will take place on Zoom.

Please email steam@ravenglass-railway.co.uk to register by 4pm on Wednesday 3rd March 2021. Login details will be emailed out to those who have registered.

Archive Talk “Ratty – Romney Exchanges”
Thursday 4th February 2021 at 19:00
The Archive Talks are back and with a Guest Speaker!

Click here to view our first online Archive Talk from 4th Feb 2021.

Andy Nash will talk us through the exchanges that have taken place between the Ravenglass & Eskdale and Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railways, it’s not just about locomotives!
Andy is a fountain of knowledge about all things Romney!
He leads History Tours of the railway and writes a regular feature “Ask Andy” in the Marshlander Magazine which looks at all manner of fascinating facts from Romney history.
The talk will take place on Zoom. Please email steam@ravenglass-railway.co.uk to register.

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