ESSMEE...

with the facilities to make it happen

Enjoy a ride when the Toy and Train Fair comes to the showground - May 15th, 11am to 3.30pm 

Watch out soon for information about our Open Weekend for visiting locomotives and traction engines. September 23rd-25th.

We're running trains at The Bath and West Show - June 2nd, 3rd and 4th. See you there!

 

  • One of the longest 5" and 7¼" tracks in Somerset (view our Track Layout)
  • Shunting yards
  • Storage for club and members' locomotives with a carriage storage facility for the society's 12 specially built carriages.
  • Station Building (newly refurbished) allowing the safe public access to the trains operated by the trained members of the Bath and West Steam Railway.
  • An extensive Signalling System linked to the points.
  • Sidings and turntable for the moving of both 5" and 7¼" locomotives.
  • New marshalling yards for the 5" locomotives and rolling stock.
  • Hydraulic lift allowing members and guests to bring their Locomotives onto the rail track.

 

Facilities at ESSMEE are comprehensive and extensive as you would expect operating a workshop for this size of railway. We have.....

  • Lathes.
  • Pillar drills
  • Milling machines
  • Press and guillotine facilities
  • Comprehensive stores
  • 3D printing
  • Welding facilities
  • Shot blasting

 

smilesmilePlease look at our facebook page - Bath and West Steam Railway - or contact us about joining. smilesmile