Steaming Ahead : New Engineering Facility Takes Shape
Our National Lottery Heritage Funded Steaming Ahead project has been unfolding right before our eyes over the last few months with the building of the new engineeri ... Read More
Posted at 4:14 pm on March 25, 2021 by boness
Update on 2021 Opening 18/02/21
When we gave our last update back in December we were looking forward to opening our doors at the end of March 2021. Because of a legal requirement to stay at home except for essential purposes introduced by the Scottish Government due to the rise ... Read More
Posted at 10:20 pm on February 18, 2021 by boness
Historic Environment Scotland Funding for SRPS
Historic Environment Scotland (HES) has awarded the Scottish Railway Preservation Society (SRPS) £158,654 funding to ensure that essential electrical works can be car ... Read More
Posted at 11:55 am on February 3, 2021 by boness
We received a late Christmas present at the end of 2020 when our railway line from Bo’ness to Manuel was handed back to us by our contractors following repairs to five major landslides. The damage, which occurred during severe weather conditions in ... Read More
Posted at 11:14 am on January 25, 2021 by boness
Hydrogen Train Project – great news for Bo’ness!
Back in December, a retired ScotRail Class 314 electric train was transported by road from its depot in Glasgow to the Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway where it will be converted ... Read More
Posted at 11:15 am on January 5, 2021 by boness
“This hidden gem is only 40 minutes drive from Glasgow and Edinburgh. The staff are really friendly and looked after us as we boarded a beautiful steam train, we saw heritage diesels too. The sights, smells and sounds really took us back in time. After a browse around the excellent Museum of Scottish Railways and a bite to eat in the Station Buffet we all agreed we would recommend it to everyone and we would definitely be back.”
Mr P Gray, Falkirk
Tornado running on the Bo’ness & Kinnei..
A1 No. 60163 'Tornado', the fastest steam locomo...Read more
We’re Hiring #2! – Steaming Ahead Volu..
Steaming Ahead Volunteer Co-ordinator Job speci...Read more
We’re Hiring! – Steaming Ahead Activit..
Steaming Ahead Activities Co-ordinator Job spec...Read more
The Scottish Railway Preservation Society
Operators of Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway and Museum of Scottish Railways
Scottish Charity No. SC002375