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.

2016 Diesel Operation

Sat 11th June  - Diesel Gala 
Sun 12th June  - Diesel Gala 
Sat 23rd July  - Diesel Gala D182 + visitors 
Sun 24th July  - Diesel Gala D182 + visitors 
Sat 20th August  - Railex 
Sun 21st August  - Railex 

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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