Tornado is set to visit the Midland Railway in Butterley
Tornado on the East Lancs Railway // Credit: Josh Haworth

The Midland Railway – Butterley has announced that Peppercorn A1 Tornado will visit them in 2018.

Tornado is expected to arrive at the line in mid-April.

The locomotive will take part in special services on the Sat 21st and Sun 22th of April.

Closer to the time, more details about this event will be released.

See tornado in action on the Settle and Carlisle Line (Will be at Butterley in 2018)


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