MPD Engineering Blog - January 2022

We are pleased to announce the completion of last year’s large site improvement project here at the M.P.D. Read more

The Vera Blog - December 2021

Welcome to another short blog post on the progress being made to War Department locomotive No. 3672 Dame Vera Lynn. Read more

MPD Engineering Blog - November 21

Nick Simpson, Grosmont Motive Power Department Manager, takes us through a few of the jobs the team are working on this November. Read more

Huts & Havens

A brief glance into the lineside huts, past and present, by Kerry Fieldhouse, Lineside Conservation Officer. Read more

S & T Blog - Constructing a new Bracket Signal for Levisham

The NYMR has a collection of varied signals from colour lights at Pickering and New Bridge through to upper quadrant signals at Grosmont. Read more

Thomas & Hannah Readman – WWI Railway Workers Remembered

Remembrance Sunday offers a time for reflection and contemplation for those who fought or lost their lives in times of war and conflict. Read more

On this day: 26 October 1969 - The return of the Pelton Wheel at Goathland

Behind the tank house at Goathland Station, there once stood a stone crushing plant, where rocks were crushed for aggregate. Read more

MPD Engineering Blog - October 21

MPD Manager, Nick Simpson, gives an update on work taking place on locomotive D5032 Helen Turner. Read more

MPD Engineering Blog - September 21

Nick Simpson, MPD Manager, gives us an update on what the Shed Team of Staff and Volunteers get up to before the running of the Annual Steam Gala 2021 Read more

Stations in Bloom - Goathland In Focus

To enthusiasts, gardeners and visitors alike, railway station gardens are a thing of beauty and pride. Read more