North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) 2013
The North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) is a preserved museum railway in North Yorkshire, that lies within the North York Moors National Park. The line is mainly single-track, with a length of approximately 29 kilometers and with that is the third-longest standard gauge museum railway in the UK.
Planned by George Stephenson in 1831, the railway was opened in 1836 as the Whitby and Pickering Railway and was used for regular services up until its closure in 1965. In 1973 the NYMR was re-opened by the North York Moors Historical Railway Trust Ltd. and is one of the most loved and most famous museum railways in Great Britain.