Welcome to the LYR Trust download page.  Below you'll find links to our video, audio podcast and wallpaper libraries, which we'll be adding to in the future.  Please let us know of anything you'd like to see added.  More importantly if you like what you see, help us to do more by making a donation to the trust - click here.

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 957 at the KWVR Enthusiast Weekend February 2006:

 Download  (4.26Mb) - 1.09 min

  LYR Stock and Locomotives May 2006

 Download( 4.71Mb) 1:16 min

  Vintage Train August 2006 - Travel back in time and experience a bygone age when carriages were made of wood and engines were open to the elements.  Travel the Worth Valley on the Vintage Train in recently restored LYR carriage No.1507 hauled by 'Ironclad' No.957 - a museum on the move!

 Download (44.4Mb) 12:08 min


OnVideo 1 - Filmed in January 2007, learn about the history of the club coach with Eric Rawcliffe, and take a look at how restoration is progressing. 

 Download (32.0Mb) 13:58 min

  OnVideo 2 - Filmed in August 2008, view the latest restoration progress of Coach 47.  This hi-quality, widescreen format, doesn't really do justice to the work completed!.  Although restoration is progressing nicely, as you will see.

 Download (13.7Mb)  1:44 min

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OnVideo 3 - Filmed in August 2008, join us riding in carriage 1507 on the Vintage Train special filmed at KWVR. The video is available in two formats - a hi-quality widescreen version (recommended) and a low bandwidth alternative. 

 Dowload (97.6Mb)  12:24 min


Instructions for use:  Left click the podcast link to listen now or right click to download then select 'Save' or 'Save Target As' to save it to a file on your computer. Use your transfer software to download it to your iPod or MP3 player.  More coming soon!

OnAudio 1 (29.5Mb) 53:33 - Recorded in May 2006, take a in-depth behind the scene tour of the exhibition shed and workshop at Oxenhope, Haworth yard and the boilermakers.  The podcast features interviews with volunteers currently working on restoration projects and gives you access to areas not open to the public.  This is one of the first, if not the first, podcast for a Railway Trust in the UK! 

Can't wait for the full podast?
OnAudio 1 - Part 1 (3.82Mb - 8:21) : Introduction and Directors Saloon
OnAudio 1 - Part 2 (2.46Mb - 5:22) : Exhibition Shed (1507)
OnAudio 1 - Part 3 (3.74Mb - 8:11) : Workshop (279)
OnAudio 1 - Part 4 (7.68Mb - 16:47) : Workshop (47)
OnAudio 1 - Part 5 (1.58Mb - 3:28) : Workshop (1474)
OnAudio 1 - Part 6 (3.85Mb - 8:25) : Haworth Yard (68 and 957)
OnAudio 1 - Part 7 (6.61Mb - 14:27) : Boilermakers (752)
    OnAudio 2 - Six Wheeler Soundbite.  For those who may never have noticed the track noise of a six wheeler, click here.  Recorded on Vintage Train, August 2008 approaching Ingrow.

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NEW >> OnAudio 3 - Latest update on the restoration projects recorded 20 November 2009, featuring audio on 1474, 47 and 752, click here.


Instructions for use:  Right click on either the 1024x768 or 800x600 version of the wallpaper you wish to download then select 'Set as Wallpaper'. More coming soon!

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Here is a selection of 3 features on Youtube from Ken Baker as PennySteam covering use of our carriages in Summer 2012:

  • June 24 - featured at 7 minutes and 14 minutes in - click here

  • July 1 - featured at 9 minutes and between 13 and 20 minutes in - click here

  • July 14 -  featured at 6 minutes (briefly) and from 10 minutes in - click here

There is a very wide range of features on Youtube covering the October 2012 Steam Gala featuring our carriages with 957 and 1300 amongst other locos, those listed below are good quality and/or atmospheric footage:

          acw71000, between 7 and 11 minutes - click here

          alansvids1, at the start and from 7 minutes  click here

          bobnweaver, from 8 minutes - click here

          rab4472, the first 6 minutes and from 10 to 12 minutes - click here

          Mick Hemingway (recentley added) throughout the 8 minutes - click here.

Videos on Youtube from the March 2013 Steam Gala:

  • acw71000 is 15 minutes and opens with 2 carriages, 47 appearing at various points subsequently - click here

  • gwrdec (Declan Hargreaves) is 10 minutes, 47 appears at various points but the final 2 minutes feature all 3 carriages, turning up the volume at this point is recommended for the unmistakeable sound of the WD - click here

  • Dave Hogan is 12 minutes, all 3 carriages appear from 8 minutes in  click here

There are many videos on Youtube of the Worth Valley Autumn Steam Spectacular on 11/12/13 October 2013, most include carriage 47 in service but a few stand out from the rest:

  • two from Phil Whitehead, first one 8 minutes with Prairie 4160 at start click here, second 3 minutes with Manor 7812 at Oakworth, click here

  • one from Linda Varey, 4 minute journey to Ingrow filmed from the train, click here

  • one from acw71000, 18 minutes featuring visiting GW locos between 4 and 13 minutes, WD at 15 minutes - click here

Network Rail have issued a short video on Youtube covering the closure of Manchester Victoria over Xmas 2013 in preparation for electrification click here

Video of Vintage Trains on June 23 2013 by Ken Baker as pennysteam on Youtube, our carriages feature between 12 and 18 minutes, then from 27 minutes to end click here

There are quite a few videos of the March 2013 Steam Gala, most of which show  Club Carriage 47 passing in trains and a few which cover the other two carriages in use on the Keighley to Ingrow shuttle. Three of these can now be found on our  Downloads page but see a selection below: 

four 15-minute videos from Ken Baker as pennysteam feature our carriages at various points, part 1 click here. Part 2 click here, part 3 click here,  part 4 click here

The 2014 Vintage Trains started on June 22, click here for an 8 minute Youtube video by GWRDec (Declan Hargreaves) in which our carriages appear regularly, together with appearances of WD 90733 with excellent clanking! The Worth Valley substituted a BR Standard SLO for the planned Brake due to vandalism to the Brake.

Other videos:

Phil Whiteheac, 5 minutes which opens with 47 passing through  click here

jamesandpeter, first 4 minutes of total 8  click here

sayfilmproductions, a 4 minute trailer featuring carriages in first 2 minutes  click here

 acw71000, 13 minutes, best between 4 and 7 minutes  click here

 pennysteam Part 1, 21 minutes total but really good coverage of carriages at 19 minutes click herePart 2 26 minutes total with coverage of our carriages at various points  click here

The  Vintage Trains on June 29 2014 were filmed by Ken Baker as pennysteam on Youtube and his 25 minute production features our carriages at 8 minutes, 16 minutes and from 22 minutes to the end,  click here.

A short Youtube video by SAYFILMPRODUCTIONS covering the Vintage Trains on July 20 2014 features our carriages through much of the 3.5 minutes,  click here

The Coal Tank 125 celebration at Worth Valley on October 19-20 2013 featured all our carriages. Ken Baker as pennysteam has published a 28-minute Youtube video with our carriages from from 7 minutes in, click here