Update Archive

April, 2015

This archive is maintained purely for historical record purposes.
The information is taken from previous issues of Site Updates.
30th April, 2015
Railways, World, USA, Short Lines, Washington: deleted entry for Simpson Railroad, to cease operations soon; updated link for Great Northwest.
Railways, World, Vanuatu: new page.
29th April, 2015
Well Dressings, Calendar: added event at Kedleston Hall.
27th April, 2015
Well Dressings, Calendar: Peak Forest event confirmed.
26th April, 2015
Well Dressings, Calendar: Bonsall, Killamarsh events confirmed; updated details for event at Derby.
23rd April, 2015
Railways, World, USA, Short Lines, North Carolina: updated entry for Piedmont & Northern.
21st April, 2015
Railways, World, Australia, Tourist: added entry for National Railway Museum.
Well Dressings, Calendar: Millthorpe confirmed; deleted entry for Chellaston, not taking place this year.
20th April, 2015
Railways, Great Britain, Tourist, Yorkshire & the Humber: deleted entry for Don Valley, no recent developments or activity; deleted entry for Rio Grande, Garden Centre now closed; deleted entry for Scarborough Spa Express, given link not current and WCR link uncertain; updated links for Elsecar Railway, Flamingo Land, Lightwater Express, Ruswarp, Scarborough Cliff Lifts and Wolds Way Lavender.
Railways, Great Britain, Tourist, Scotland: new picture; deleted entry for Jacobite, as for Scarborough Spa Express (see above); updated entry for Royal Deeside; corrected link for Ness Islands; updated links for Almond Valley, Border Union, Cairngorm Mountain, Strathaven and Summerlee.
Railways, Great Britain, Tourist, Wales: deleted entry for Anglesey Central, dead link, no recent activity; deleted entry for The Cambrian, no longer operating; corrected link for Dibleys Nursery; updated link for Garw Valley, Great Orme, Pembrey.
18th April, 2015
Railways, World, Algeria: updates and amendments.
Railways, World, Demark: minor amendment.
Railways, World, UAE: added entries for Dubai Tram, Trolley; updated links for Dubai Metro, Concourse 4; added links for Abu Dhabi Metro and Palm Monorail.
17th April, 2015
Railways, World, Germany, Network: added entry for RailAdventure.
Railways, World, USA, Index: minor amendment.
Railways, World, USA, Short Lines, Florida: deleted entry for Kennedy Space Centre.
Railways, World, USA, Short Lines, North Carolina: corrected length of Caldwell County Railroad.
14th April, 2015
Railways, Great Britain, Tourist, West Midlands: deleted link for Woodeaves Garden Plants, website no longer exists; updated link for Kingsbury Water Park.
Well Dressings: various updates to Calendar.
13th April, 2015
Railways, Great Britain, Tourist, South West: deleted entry for Cricket St Thomas, no current information located; Earthquake Canyon is now Dino Express; updated entries for Dartmoor Railway and Swindon & Cricklade; added links for Clevedon, Old Macdonald’s and Trago Mills; updated links for Bicton Woodland, Bournemouth Cliff Lifts and Woodland Train.
Railways, World, Australia, Tourist: updated entry for Hotham Valley.
Railways, World, North Korea: added entry for Chongjin trams.
12th April, 2015
Railways, World, USA, Short Lines, Tennessee: added entry for Heritage Railroad.
Railways, Great Britain, Tourist, South East: deleted entry for Meon Valley, no further progress; updated entry for Fancott; added link for Sutton Hall; deleted link for Diddlyland, no current website located; updated link for Chatham Dockyard Railway, Gulliver’s, Hastings Miniature Railway, Paradise Park, Rio Grande, Royal Gunpowder Mills, Strand Park, Wellington Country Park and Willen Lake.
11th April, 2015
Railways, Great Britain, Tourist, North West: deleted entry for Blackpool Pleasure Beach Monorail, no longer exists; deleted entry for Pot Place, no current information located; updated links for Blackpool Pleasure Beach miniature railway, Crewe Heritage Centre, Haigh Hall, Happy Mount, High Legh, Knowsley Safari Park, MOSI, South Lakes, Southport Pier and South Tynedale.
10th April, 2015
Railways, Great Britain, Tourist, East Midlands: deleted entry for Postland Miniature railway, no longer operating; updated links for Bosworth Field, Belton House, Derbyshire Dales, GCR Development, Great Central Railway (Nottingham), Midland Railway - Butterley, Papplewick Percy, Pavilion Gardens, Rocky Mountain, and Snibston.
Railways, Great Britain, Tourist, London: Kew Bridge Steam Museum is now London Museum of Water & Steam.
Railways, Great Britain, Tourist, North East: updated link for Heatherslaw and Saltburn Cliff Lift.
9th April, 2015
Railways, Great Britain, Tourist, East: updated links for Barleylands, CSME, Jumbo Express, Southend Cliff Lift and Pier Train, and Wells Harbour; updated entry for Lynnsport.
7th April, 2015
Railways, World, USA, Tourist, Tennessee: updated link for Secret City Scenic Excursion.
6th April, 2015
Railways, World, Hungary: added entry for Szeged Tram-Trains.
3rd April, 2015
Railways, World, Canada, Ontario: Algoma Central now operated by Railmark.
Railways, World, Argentina: various updates and amendments.
Railways, World, USA, Short Lines, Pennsylvania: Nittany & Bald Eagle to serve Driftwood by trackage rights over NS.
1st April, 2015
Railways, Great Britain, Passenger TOCs: updated to reflect new Scottish franchises.
Railways, World, USA; Commuter and Tourist, Oklahoma: Eastern Flyer to operate daily from May as a commuter and business service.
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