Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway


The railway has two shops, both of which stock a wide range of souvenir items, including over 200 different Thomas The Tank Engine items.

Bolton Abbey Station

(c) Tim Warner (c) Tim Warner Bolton Abbey station shop specialises in oil lamps and spares and normally has in stock over 20 different types of chimneys and a wide assortment of pressure lamp spares for both Tilley and Vapourlux / BiAladdin lamps.

Normally open at weekends - can be opened at any time by appointment.

Also of interest at Bolton Abbey station is the Lamp Collection - thought to be the largest collection of pressure lamps on public display in the country.

Please note, we do NOT sell second hand lamps, and the collection is NOT for sale.

Embsay Station

(c) William Lister (c) William Lister Embsay station shop includes the renowned John Keavey Book Shop and a giftshop selling a full range of toys and souvenirs.

The photos left and right show the bookshop following its refurbishment which has improved the ability to display some of the range! (c) William Lister

Embsay Station Bookshop now has a direct e-mail address. Please remove the AT and DOT and replace with "@" and "."

Opening Hours

November March 10.00 16.00 Friday and Saturday & 10.00 16.30 Sunday. Monday Thursday we may be open by appointment (please ring 01756 710614 or e-mail).

April October 10.00 16.30 Tuesday, 10.00 16.00 Wednesday & Friday, 10.00 16.30 Saturday & Sunday. Closed Mondays & Thursdays (except in August when we open 10.00 16.30 daily) but may be open by appointment as above. (c) William Lister

Mail Order

Mail Order is available on all items from both shops. Please telephone for details.
  Embsay (01756) 794727
  Bolton Abbey (01756) 710614

The photo to the right shows the interior of the rest of the shop, showing some of the items that are stocked, including many Thomas themed items, as well as souvenirs, batteries, confectionery, tea towels and postcards of the area. (c) William Lister


Yorkshire Dales Railway Museum Trust (Holdings) Limited
Registered Charity No. 1116386
Bolton Abbey Station, Bolton Abbey, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 6AF
General Enquiries: 01756 710614 - Talking Timetables & Fax: 01756 795189
enquiries AT embsayboltonabbeyrailway DOT org.uk webmaster AT embsayboltonabbeyrailway DOT org.uk
Yorkshire Tourist Board

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