Archive for August, 2015

Fireless Failure

August 29, 2015

ARPG regrets to announce that the Fireless locomotive will not now been in steam on Sunday, 30th August 2015. This is as a result of a relatively minor technical problem which is unlikely to be resolved in time to permit the engine to steam. No. 10 will still be providing passenger brakevan trips along our […]

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Steam Day Sundays

August 21, 2015

We’re open with at least one locomotive in steam on Sundays 23 & 30 August, and then our final day of this season will be held on Sunday 27 September. For more information, check out our new website on

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Opening Ceremony at Dunaskin

August 19, 2015

Sunday, 2nd August was a red-letter day for the ARPG, when Councillors from East Ayrshire Council, and representatives of Cumnock & Doon Valley Minerals Trust visited Dunaskin to witness the unveiling of a commemorative plaque recording their assistance in the purchase of a significant part of the site. After a few words of welcome from […]

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