Heritage Open Day tour of Preston Railway Station

Proud railway enthusiasts, in conjunction with Harris Library and Preston Guild City and Virgin Trains, gave the public a tour of the city's railway station as part of the English Heritage Open Day.

Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 10:33 am
Updated Wednesday, 27th September 2017, 11:44 am
English Heritage, in conjunction with The Harris library, conducted tours of the Preston Railway Station

The visits included stories on the architecture, re-enactments and poems.

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Wilf Riley, a former British Railway employee, said: “I was pleased to give the people of Proud Preston a look around the 175-year-old structure. The highlight was a re-enactment of Queen Victoria’s short but sweet visit to Preston, late in her reign.”