Watercress Line

The Mid-Hants Railway Preservation Society

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Urie Locomotive Society Open Day

6th Jun 2017

We have replaced the front frame sections on 2 steam locomotives and fully rebuilt the front end of one of them.  Come along, meet the team who have achieved this ...

BBC Archive Video Released

5th Jun 2017

BBC Archive recently posted this video filmed in 1977 where Diane Harron met some of the volunteers and steam enthusiasts working to keep the re-opened Watercress Line in business. 40 years on ...

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Wagon Group Report 19th June 2017

20th Jun 2017 in Wagon Group

The highlight of Tuesday at Medstead was undoubtedly the loading of the Fergie tractor onto the two plank wagon B 726064. The crane grab load was first moved from this wagon ...

Urie Loco Society June 2017

13th Jun 2017 in Urie Blogs

Blogs have been thin on the ground during recent months I’m afraid, but the same cannot be said for the engineering output! The team have been working flat ...

Wagon Group Report 13th June

13th Jun 2017 in Wagon Group

Dave V reports that despite the rough, wet and windy weather on Tuesday they managed to make progress at Medstead. Numbers were also limited, and a couple of the guys ...

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