45699 "Galatea" // Credit C. Ainscough

Steam locomotive 45699 Galatea heading home to Carnforth on Thursday

45699 Galatea is heading back to Carnforth after its role as steam locomotive for the...
45699 Galatea

First steam locomotive hauled Scarborough Spa Express of 2019 this Thursday

Steam locomotive No.45699 Galatea will be back in steam on the mainline and will be...
New Cylinders for 4930 "Hagley Hall" // Credit Friends of Locomotive 4930 Hagley Hall

New Cylinders Delivered for steam locomotive Hagley Hall

The Friends of Locomotive 4930 Hagley Hall group has announced that the new cylinder blocks...

Class Information - Find Out About Your Favourite Locomotive

1016 "Inyala" appearing in LNER Apple Green in 1949 // Credit Simon Lathlane

LNER Thompson B1 Class steam locomotives – Class Information

Built for mixed traffic duties during the strict conditions of World War 2, the B1s were Thompson's take on a 4-6-0 2-cylinder general purpose...
4231 at Swindon Works // Credit Unknown

GWR 42XX, 5205, 5275 and 72XX Classes of steam locomotives –...

Built for short-distance heavy coal trains, the 4200s and variations played a key part in the transport of Welsh coal. Once exploring the working careers...
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