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Malcolm root painting to be unveiled at Steam Gala

31st May 2018

To mark the first anniversary of "The Penny Salon" at Ongar Station, Malcolm Root FGRA will be alongside many of his own favourite paintings on 9 and 10 June. This will also showcase Malcolm’s latest painting due to released in early June which is inspired by the Epping to ...

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Tube train returns to North Weald

14th May 2018

A tube train has returned to North Weald today (Monday 14 May). A 1959 Stock tube carriage, donated by London Underground to the Epping Ongar Railway, has been delivered to North Weald Station today. The carriage, previously in the Northern Line Depot at Morden, had to be moved as part ...

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May and early June in the Penny Salon

9th May 2018

The latest major presentation and exhibition (with 123 pictures in frames at the last count) at "The Penny Salon" in the c. 1865 Ongar Station is a pictorial over-view of London Transport from its inception in the early 1930s through to preservation. ...

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A new home for 3837

19th April 2018

The Epping Ongar Railway is pleased to give the Hawthorn Leslie Locomotive 3837 a new home for its continued restoration to working order. A sister (or is it brother?) to our own Hawthorn Leslie locomotive "Isabel", the restoration of 3837, built in 1934 and former Corby Iron & Steel ...

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A new addition to the Steam Fleet

4th April 2018

Newly arrived at the Epping Ongar Railway this week is steam locomotive "Lord Phil". The diminutive little locomotive was built in 1944 for the War Department. "Lord Phil" is one of a large type of 485 Austerity locomotives, built mainly for military or ...

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2018 in the Penny Salon

27th March 2018

The Penny Salon Gallery at Ongar Station is pleased to present it's first major exhibition for 2018 entitled "Classic Diesels in London and Essex". Having increased the display space by over 30%, the exhibition of nearly 100 framed images, with a diesel theme, mainly covers ...

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