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Thorne Memorial Park Miniature Railway

Thorne Memorial Park Miniature Railway

Contact

R N Ashton

01302 842948

Address

South Parade,
Thorne,
Doncaster,
DN8 5DY

Details

The volunteer members of the Doncaster and District Model Engineering Society (MES) operate the miniature railway in Thorne Memorial Park. The members are involved with the building and maintenance of the railway. The railway has 5 electric locomotives and 2 steam engines operating on 7.25 inch and 5 inch gauge. Visiting locomotives are welcomed. Seating/tables are provided during the main operating season. Including provision for children's drawing facilities. Light refreshments and sales stall. The railway operates(subject to weather conditions) each Sunday afternoon from Easter until the end of September, then every first Sunday of the month to coincide with the Thorne Farmers Market held just five minutes walk from the railway. There are other events throughout the year including the Summer Festival event in July and August and School Holiday Wednesday Specials. Visit the website for details, including the next forthcoming operating days / events.

Disabled toiletsPicnic site

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs acceptedFacilities for hearing impairedFacilities for visually impaired

Prices

ADULT CONCESSION £0.00
ADULT PRICE £0.30
CHILD PRICE £0.30

Directions

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Map reference: SE 687133  Lat: 53.61174 Long: -0.96305

By Road:
Just off A614 in Thorne town centre.

By Public Transport:
Thorne south 10-minute walk towards town centre, left at jct with A614 towards the park and canal bridge. Thorne north recommended local bus service to connect with town centre.

Facilities

  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired
  • Facilities for visually impairedFacilities for visually impaired
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