The final sleeper has been laid by a team of volunteers in Mountsorrel, Leicestershire, who have dedicated their Saturdays for the last five years to rebuilding the old railway line between Swithland Sidings and Bond Lane in Mountsorrel.
The mile and a quarter length of track has been connects with the Great Central Railway and will be used by heritage steam engines.
Below are photos showing what the area looked like before and after the track was laid.
More top news
Clear spells and wintry showers. Risk of icy patches
Simon Bramhall admitted a charge of assault by beating after marking his initials on two patients' livers during transplant operations.
Four people have been arrested for murder after an elderly man, who was viciously beaten and robbed in his own home died.