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

22nd March (Sat)  - 47 401 
23rd March (Sun)  - 45 133 or 47 401 
20th April (Sun)  - 47 401 Steam & Diesel 
21st April (Mon)  - 45 108 Steam & Diesel 
17th May (Sat)  - 20 048 Steam & Diesel 
18th May (Sun)  - Peak TBA Steam & Diesel 
22nd June (Sun)  - 31 271 Steam & Diesel 

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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