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.

2015 Diesel Operation

7th March (Sat)  - 45 108 
14th March (Sat)  - 08 590, D7671, 31 108 
15th March (Sun)  - 08 590, D7671, 31 108 
5th April (Sun)  - TBA 
6th April (Mon)  - TBA 
25th April (Sat)  - Diesel & Steam 
26th April (Sun)  - Diesel & Steam 
3rd May (Sun)  - Train 2 TBA 
4th May (Mon)  - Train 2 TBA 
23rd - 26th May  - Train 2 TBA 
13th June (Sat)  - Diesel Gala 
14th June (Sun)  - Diesel Gala 
27th June (Sat)  - Steam & Diesel 
28th June (Sun)  - Steam & Diesel 

TBC: To Be Confirmed
TBA: To Be Advised

All locos subject to availability


Fleet Status

Further Details

Midland Railway Centre
Butterley Station
Ripley
Derbyshire
DE5 3QZ
Tel. 01773 570140
Email info@midlandrailway-butterley.co.uk


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