A team of volunteers in Mountsorrel in Leicestershire, have dedicated their Saturdays for the last five years to rebuild the old railway line between Swithland Sidings and Bond Lane in Mountsorrel…. Watch the first train roll to a halt at Mountsorrel on the ITV News Website.
Read this excellent background article in the Railway Magazine.
Lafarge Aggregates, which owns Mountsorrel quarry, has kindly donated the ballast to restore the railway. Read the full story in the Leicester Mercury. Continue reading Ballast milestone spurs on rail project