Middleton Top winding engine from Cromford & High Peak Railway. Derbyshire Peak District
The Peak District covers much of Derbyshire and parts of Staffordshire, Cheshire and Yorkshire. There are numerous interesting towns such as Ashbourne, Bakewell, Buxton, Leek, Matlock and Wirksworth, plus many enchanting villages
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How to get there
from Wirksworth drive up towards Middleton by Wirksworth. As you arrive at the village, Middleton Top is signposted left, along the road which leads to Carsington and Ashbourne.
By Bus: the R61 bus from Matlock to Derby goes close to Middleton Top.
When is it open?
The engine is now operated for visitors by its owners, Derbyshire County Council Countryside Service, every first Sunday of the month between April and October, plus Bank Holiday weekends - but compressed air is used rather than the original steam propulsion.
What does it cost?
Prices and opening times are shown as a guideline only and may vary.
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