Register of Charities - The Charity Commission WELSH HIGHLAND RAILWAY LIMITED

Charity number: 1039817
Charity reporting is up to date (on time)

Activities - how the charity spends its money

The Welsh Highland Railway Ltd operates a narrow gauge steam railway in Porthmadog in order to revive and preserve the spirit of the original railway that closed in 1937. The charity owns, maintains and operates Russell, the sole surviving steam engine from the original railway, now over 100 years old, together with other heritage rolling stock and artefacts. A new museum building opened in 2009.

Income and expenditure

Data for financial year ending 31 December 2020

Total income: £84,476
Total expenditure: £95,202


This charity raises funds from the public but does not work with professional fundraisers or commercial participators.


One or more trustees are also directors of the subsidiaries

Trustee payments

No trustees receive any remuneration, payments or benefits from the charity.