Steam locomotive 45231 The Sherwood Forester in Preston this Friday

45231 The Sherwood Forester
Credit: Richard Harnetty

45231 The Sherwood Forester is on the mainline this Friday, as it heads to Carlisle.

This light engine movement is in preparation for its role in hauling a stage of a railtour in Carlisle.

Departing Crewe H.S. at 09:02, the locomotive will head via Crewe at 09:39, Winsford (09:51), Warrington Bank Quay (10:08), Wigan North Western (10:34) and Preston (11:11).

From Preston, the locomotive will head via Lancaster (11:37), Oxenholme Lake District (12:46), Penrith North Lakes (13:28), Carlisle and Carlisle High Wapping Sidings at 14:35.

For timings on these movements, please click the links below:

If you do go out and see the locomotive, why not sign up to LocoStop, our railway community, and share your photos from your adventures! Click here to sign up.

As always, please respect the dangers of the railway. Please do not trespass on the railway to see this iconic locomotive – stay to public access spots!

Where Next?

News Homepage
   For the Latest Railway News
RailAdvent Online Shop
   Framed Prints, DVD’s / Blu-Ray’s and more
LocoStop Community
   Come and share your railway pictures


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here