The Midland Diesel Group

Preserved Diesel and Electric Locomotives

Diesel locomotives at the MRC The Midland Diesel Group is the modern traction section of the Midland Railway - Butterley at Ripley in Derbyshire, U.K.

The group collectively owns what is probably the finest collection of mainline diesel locomotives in the whole of the U.K. The group also includes owners of electric locomotives. Individual Locomotive Groups

The locomotives operate regularly on special event weekends which are either all diesel, or alternating with steam locomotives. Operation of all locomotives is subject to availability on the day.

2014 Diesel Operation

16th August (Sat)  - Railex 31 271 47 401 D7671 
17th August (sun)  - Railex 31 271 47 401 D7671 
13th September (Sat)  - 47 301 45 108
14th September (Sun)  - 47 301 45 108 
18th October (Sat)  - Diesel Gala  
19th October (Sun)    Diesel Gala  

tbc: to be confirmed
TBA: To Be Advised

All locos subject to availability

Fleet Status

Further Details

Midland Railway Centre
Butterley Station
Tel. 01773 570140

Midland Railway - Butterley

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