SteamWorks proves a success

SteamWorks proves a success

The Trust is still performing strongly at its new site in Southwold. The public were invited in through much of August, and seemed to enjoy what we have to offer – there was a lot of interest in Peckett “Scaldwell”,

Civil Engineering, Landscaping, the Heritage Train, Shows, and Early Success of the Bond Issue

Civil Engineering, Landscaping, the Heritage Train, Shows, and Early Success of the Bond Issue

Apologies to our regular readers: our usual blogger has been out of action with flu. And everyone else is far too busy working on SRT projects to write about them! Large gangs of volunteers have continued to devote their time,

Progress with trackbed, Open Wagon 41, and the Motor Rail

Progress with trackbed, Open Wagon 41, and the Motor Rail

Wednesday January 27th was, luckily, nowhere near as wet as forecast (they don’t call this the Sunshine Coast for nothing!), so we were able, with a large and enthusiastic team, to split into three. Before that, we collected two large

Looking Forward to 2016, and Launching a New Project

The Southwold Railway Trust can look backward to 2015 as a good, but hard, year of consolidation. Our volunteers spent almost six months on two efforts – firstly, works to enable the boundaries and access on the Wenhaston land, including