Every Friday Afternoon from 29 March to 1 November 2024

Why not see what happens behind the scenes at the locomotive sheds in Grosmont. Each tour will cover aspects of the work of the Motive Power Depot and includes a tour of the site.

There will also be some opportunity to take photographs of the locomotives and work being done. Head along the foot tunnel to the Motive Power Depot, Grosmont, and visit the Shed Shop.

Shed Tours start at 1.30 pm and last for a minimum of two hours.

Shed Tours are £15 per Adult (16+) and FREE for Children (10-15).

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Please note:

  • The Motive Power Depot is a potentially hazardous working environment. Consequently, participants must be reasonably fit, agile and over 10 years old.
  • Unfortunately due to the working environment of the Motive Power Depot wheelchair users cannot be accommodated.
  • No pets are allowed on the tour including guide dogs/assistance dogs due to safety reasons.
  • Participants will need to wear suitable clothing and footwear.
  • Prior to the tour setting off, please meet in the Shed Shop and then the tour will commence at the foot of the stairs. 
  • Please note that this is not a photographic tour and is not suitable for large groups. If you are interested in either of these please contact customer services on 01751 472508. 
  • If you would like to speak to a member of the Grosmont Motive Power Depot team for more details of what the tour includes please contact 01947 895682 or email [email protected]

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