About & Contact Us

This is the news blog of the Pioneer Diesel Locomotive Group, owners and operators of preserved diesel locomotives 33035, 45060, 45105, 45135 and part owner of D5705. The PDLG is based at the Barrow Hill Railway Roundhouse Centre, Campbell Drive, Barrow Hill, Staveley, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S43 2PR, where the major restoration work is carried out by volunteers.

Visitors to the Barrow Hill Roundhouse are welcome at weekends between 09-00h and 16-00h.

Volunteers to help with our projects are always very welcome. You don’t need to be skilled, as we all learn as we go along.

Contact us at mailbox<atsign>pioneer-diesels.co.uk*

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Simon, Paul, Mike, Matt and Carl pause for the camera in front of 33035 on 16 January 2011.

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