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Lanky Day Out – 29 June 2024

Meet at Mytholmroyd from 10am

Visit our Virtual Museum

There’s lots to see and much more to come!

How to get the best from our website


Under The Society you will find more about us including our exceptional publications


Look under The Railway for a system map and an overview of the L&YR


If you’re into modelling the L&Y is a great option. Check out the Modelling section


For all the latest about Society events go to our News page


Explore our Virtual Museum for masses of original documents, drawings and photos


Check out our Shop for details of our latest titles

About the Railway

Learn more about the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway and how it served the industrial heartlands of the area.

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