Sheffield Park Station, Station Approach, Sheffield Green, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 3QL
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Bluebell Railway – Heritage Railway In East Sussex
The Bluebell Railway is a heritage line which uses steam trains running for 11 miles between Sheffield Park, Uckfield and East Grinstead as well as scheduled services, various events operate throughout the year.
The Bluebell Railway runs steam-hauled passenger trains across 11 miles from Sheffield Park to East Grinstead, calling at Horsted Keynes and Kingscote. In addition to regular passenger services, the Railway also offers the Golden Arrow Pullman dining train, the Wealden Rambler lounge car service, Fish & Chip and Rail Ale evening trains, and many other family events.
The Bluebell Railway was one of the first preserved heritage lines in the country resulting in one of the finest collections of vintage steam locomotives and carriages many of which were preserved straight out of service from British Railways.
The Bluebell Railway commenced train services in August 1960 and now runs trains on a 22-mile return trip between Sheffield Park and East Grinstead. Recreating trains from the 1880’s through to the 1960’s .
The Bluebell Railway is popular with film and television productions and our Horsted Keynes station has been seen regularly on television and in films, including Downton Abbey, Muppets Most Wanted and Churchill’s Secret.
Various events operate throughout the year including visiting engines, family fun days and historically themed days.
Whilst offering scheduled steam train journeys, Bluebell Railway also offer bespoke ways to celebrate a special day or run a corporate event. Throughout the year dining trains operate on selected dates, including services for Afternoon Tea and Silver Service dining, Supper Specials and Rail Ale evenings.
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