and Haverthwaite Railway
The scene at Haverthwaite station looking
A very tidy station platform, with a good
Looking in the other direction one sees
Haverthwaite west tunnel which is used for the run round loop. The
trackbed further west has
been used for road improvements to the A590 preventing rail access to
Fairburn tank locomotive no. 42073 brings
the 11.15 train from Lakeside into Haverthwaite station.
This will form the 11.50 service to
Bagnall 0-6-0ST "Victor" has been lit up
in the dock.
The loco runs around its 4 coach train in
Now seen at Lakeside. Large numbers of
passengers disembark for a trip on Lake Windermere.
Motor vessel "Teal" arrives from Bowness and comes alongside the pier.
After a pleasant trip to Bowness on the
ferry, we return to Lakeside at 15.35.
The 15.45 departure from Lakeside with
There were several coach parties on this
service. Their coaches met them at Haverthwaite.
A view of Lakeside signalbox after the
train has departed.
In the museum shed at Haverthwaite is
sister loco no. 42085 minus its boiler, which is being restored.
EE type1 (class 20) no. 20214 named
"Austin Maher" after the railways late chairman.
Bagnall 0-6-0ST "Victor" still stands in
Haverthwaite yard raising steam.
The final service of the day to Lakeside
is seen departing from Havethwaite.