Heritage Locations

Ashby de la Zouch Station


Ashby de la Zouch Station

Attractive single storey building by R. Chaplin

Belvoir Castle Railway



The first use of 'I' section cast iron rail in the world was on this mile and a half tramway linking the castle to the Grantham Canal.

Foxton Staircase Locks and Inclined Plane


Foxton Inclined Plane

The largest flight of staircase locks in England and innovative inclined plane lift

Medbourne Packhorse Bridge


Medbourne Packhorse Bridge

13th Century packhorse bridge leading to the parish church of St Giles.

Swannington Incline



Part of the Leicester & Swannington Rilway, one of England's first, built by Robert Stephenson to carry coal.