Barrow Hill Roundhouse Museum, Chesterfield, Derbyshire. Britains only surviving operational Roundhouse Engine Shed
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Join the Barrow Hill Engine Shed Society...

Anyone can become a member of the Barrow Hill Engine Shed Society.

Membership benefits include:

To join and play your part in this exciting venture, simply click here to download an application form. If you have any questions about membership or are unable to download the form please click here to send us an email.

Membership Rates

The rates below are applicable to residents of the UK only. We welcome interest from countries outside the UK. Please note that it is necessary to add a charge to the rates to cover additional postage costs.

Adult - £22.00
Junior - £8.00
OAP/Unemployed - £17.00
Family - £32.00
Life* - £265.00
OAP Life* - £165.00

*Life membership may be spread over 10 equal monthly instalments.


The roundhouse newsletter, Barrow Hill Chesterfield

The Newsletter of Barrow Hill Engine Shed Society is published three times a year for our members.

Back issues can be downloaded here.  If you would like to purchase hard copies of previous Newsletters please contact us.

You may download and use the .PDF files of Newsletters for your own information and enjoyment. But any further copying or publication of the files or their contents, or further transmission of these, without specific permission would be a breach of international copyright law. Please contact alexa@alexastott.com if you wish to obtain any of this material for other than personal use.

Click on the thumbnails below to view past issues of the newsletter.

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Entry by donation.
Charges apply on special event days.
Cafe available for food and refreshments.
Please visit our shop selling railway memorabilia and souvenirs.

Our opening hours are Saturdays and Sundays 10.00am-4.00pm. Closed Monday to Friday, including Bank Holidays.

There is a diversion in place due to a road closure at Junction 29a of the M1; this will add approximately 10 minutes to your journey time if you use this route to reach the Roundhouse. This diversion will be in place until 31st March 2015.