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Statfold Barn Railway, Ashby Road, Tamworth, Staffs, B79 0BU

Relive the golden age of steam and realise your dream of driving a steam engine, Diesel Engine OR Tram!

You will receive a warm welcome from your instructor here at Statfold Barn Railway followed by a safety briefing & information. You are then shown to the footplate where full instructions on the driving controls, firing techniques and other locomotive operating requirements are given. Then, taking turns with the other participants, you will become the driver and fireman!

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DRIVE A STEAM LOCO
FOR A FULL DAY

• Three drivers per experience maximum
• Passenger and or Goods / Freight
• Lunch & refreshments included
• Up to ten guests can travel for FREE (Lunch & museum tour are additional)
• Guided tour of our museum and collection of engines
• Statfold Driver Day Certificate & Gift

ONLY £350 PP

To book call 01827 830389 or
email michelle@statfold.com

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DRIVE A STEAM LOCO
FOR A HALF DAY

• Two nominated drivers
Up to ten guests can travel for FREE (Lunch & museum tour are additional) 
• Passenger and or Goods / Freight
• Tea & coffee included
• Guided tour of our museum and collection of engines
• Statfold Driver Day Certificate & Gift

ONLY £275 PP

To book call 01827 830389 or
email michelle@statfold.com

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DRIVE A DIESEL LOCO
FOR A FULL DAY

• Three drivers per experience maximum
Up to ten guests can travel for FREE (Lunch & museum tour are additional) 
• Passenger and or Goods / Freight
• Guided tour of our museum and collection of engines
• Statfold Driver Day Certificate & Gift

ONLY £200 PP

To book call 01827 830389 or
email michelle@statfold.com

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DRIVE A DIESEL LOCO
FOR A HALF DAY

• Two drivers maximum
Up to ten guests can travel for FREE (Lunch & museum tour are additional) 
• Passenger and or Goods / Freight
• Tea & coffee included
• Guided tour of our museum and collection of engines
• Statfold Driver Day Certificate & Gift

ONLY £150 PP

To book call 01827 830389 or
email michelle@statfold.com

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DRIVE THE BURTON &
ASHBY TRAM 1/2 DAY

• Two nominated drivers
Up to ten guests can travel for FREE (Lunch & museum tour are additional) 
• Tea & coffee included
• Guided tour of our museum and collection of engines
• Statfold Driver Day Certificate & Gift

ONLY £150 PP

To book call 01827 830389 or
email michelle@statfold.com

Participant information & guidelines

• Minimum age: 18 years
• All options will include to an experienced and qualified driver to accompany all participants
• Please ensure you are wearing steel toe cap shoes or boots – NO TRAINERS PLEASE
• No maximum age but must be fit enough to climb up to the footplate from ground level unaided
• You must not suffer from any driving prohibiting condition - if in doubt please check at the time of booking
• Wear a pair of overalls for protection - we can provide these on the day. If you bring your own, they must be 100% cotton for safety reasons.
• Not attend the experience under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
• The experience content, equipment used and restrictions may vary
• Locomotives will be used from the current fleet available and cannot be specified in advance.

AVAILABILITY

This experience is available on a pre-book basis ONLY

We recommend you book at least four to six weeks in advance to ensure that dates are available. All bookings are subject to availability.

Please allow approximately 7 hours for the whole experience.

2018

Wednesday 1st August 2018
Wednesday 29th August 2018

Tuesday 11th September 2018
Wednesday 26th September 2018

Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Wednesday 17th October 2018

Monday 5th November 2018
Tuesday 13th November 2018

2019

Tuesday 2nd April 2019
Wednesday 24th April 2019

Tuesday 7th May 2019
Tuesday 28th May 2019

BOOK NOW

To make a booking and for more information please call us on 01827 830389 or email michelle@statfold.com

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Statfold Barn Railway
Ashby Road
Tamworth
Staffs B79 0BU

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