NYMR visitor numbers hit record levels [Yorkshire Post]

Date: 01/02/2010

ONE of Yorkshire's heritage railways has attracted a record number of visitors as more Britons have opted for cheaper holidays at home during the recession

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The term 'Walkies!' takes on a whole new sense of urgency on the morning of 2 October 2008, as ex-SR class S15 4-6-0 No 825 puts in a sudden and unexpected appearance round the curve east of Sleights foot crossing with a through NYMR service from Whitby to Pickering.
Location: Sleights
Company: Whitby and Pickering Railway
02/10/2008 John Furnevel
Ex NER Q6 0-8-0 no. 63395 has just arrived at Pickering with the 1730 hrs ex Whitby on 22 October 2009. The engine had taken over at Grosmont from ex SR no 30926 and is preparing to run round and head to the shed at New Bridge for the night. [See image 34488]
Location: Pickering
Company: Whitby and Pickering Railway
22/10/2009 John McIntyre
Clear the way! No 7 whistles for the level crossing with a Grosmont - Pickering train at Levisham on 1 October 2009.
Location: Levisham
Company: Whitby and Pickering Railway
01/10/2009 Colin Miller