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Chasewater Country Park, Brownhills West Station, Pool Lane (Off the A5), Burntwood, Staffs, WS8 7NL
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Our ever popular Andrew Barclay 0-4-0st Colin McAndrew of 1911 will be withdrawn for its 10 yearly overhaul after this weekend Sunday 16th July. Colin McAndrew has proved one of our most useful locomotives and its performance has been superb even more so after some modifications to the smokebox/exhaust draughting arrangements giving far more efficient […]

Our local brewery locomotive collection feature at Brownhills West station along with some road vehicles to recreate a once everyday sight in Burton upon Trent area. Also a steam operated service runs to our normal time table with regular fares applying. Please scroll down for more information. This weekends popular Burton Brewery Locomotives event at […]

Service Update Due to an error in the printed 2017 leaflet, we are advising there is no service running on Thursday 27th July. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Chasewater Railway Volunteers.

Both our gift shops at BHW & CWH have for a limited time, discounted certain discontinued and clearance lines on a range of stock….get your bargains whilst you can so drop in during your visit to us.

  Make new friends, learn new skills. Chasewater Railway is run by working members who are all Volunteers. You don’t have to have railway experience so if you like what you have seen here at the railway or find yourself with time on your hands, why not join our friendly team? With hours to suit, […]

Four days of trains this Easter weekend! Diesel service: Friday & Saturday 14th/15th April Steam service: Sunday & Monday 16th/17th April Monday bring your teddy to meet TEDDY: As an added bonus our little pocket peckett TEDDY will be giving brake van rides in our Brownhills west yard on Monday along side our steam passenger […]

We are pleased to announce details of our next event which is a “Small but perfectly formed” theme Industrial Gala on the 18th/19th March Gala update for Sun 19th March :  The North British locomotive has unfortunately had to be taken out of traffic today. The published timetable will be revised to reflect this change. […]

Our gift shop at Chasewater Heaths station has a fresh look for the 2017 season. The biggest change is it now specialising in stocking a large range of Thomas “Take n Play” goods at competitive prices. They also stock gifts and confectionery/cold drinks. (Opening hours will be confirmed shortly but most weekends 10-4 subject to […]

Chasewater Railway are pleased to announce the arrival of two long term residents courtesy of William Owen. The two Simplex rail motors will soon be able to be viewed on demonstration work here including possibly during the upcoming gala on March 18/19th. (photo Bryan Marks) No. 15097 Simplex 0-4-0PM 15097 (works number 1930) was built […]

Dates for your diary: March 24th 25th Diesel weekend May 26th, 27th,28th anniversary gala June 17th moving the freight July 15th brewery day July 29th vintage day August 12th charities day September 8th, 9th summer gala October 6th, 7th coal train weekend October 26th 27th Halloween trains December, Santa special dates to be announced Further […]

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