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Ravensglass and Eskdale Railway

Ravensglass and Eskdale Railway

Location

Cumbria
CA18 1SW

Contact Information

Email
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Phone
+44(0)1229 717171
Fax
+44(0)1229 717011

Special Interest

On the Cumbrian Coast line you could consider alighting at Ravensglass and enjoy a return trip on the “Au’d Ratty” as the narrow gauge Ravensglass and Eskdale Railway is known.

The trip will take you from Ravenglass, the only coastal village in the Lake District National Park, across the estuary, through the hills, past seven request stops with a 1:55 gradient at times, en route to our final destination some seven miles up the line to Dalegarth for Boot Station. The journey itself was one of Wainwright’s favourites, crossing seven miles of spectacular scenery to the foot of England’s highest mountains, the Scafell Range (3,209ft) at their peak.

Please check the website for details of operating times.

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