Steam locomotive heading through Keighley this Friday

60009 Union of South Africa approaching Hellifield
60009 Union of South Africa approaching Hellifield // Credit: Andrew Lamport

Ex-LNER A4 Pacific No. 60009 Union of South Africa will be on the mainline this Friday, 14th February 2020, as it heads for the National Railway Museum.

Departing Carnforth Steamtown at 11:00, the locomotive will pass through Carnforth (11:20), Hellifield (12:51), Skipton (14:55), Keighley (15:10), Shipley (15:20), Castleford (16:08), Church Fenton (16:24), York (18:13), and the National Railway Museum at 18:28.

Please be aware this is a light engine movement so is subject to delay or cancellation at short notice.

These above timings in brackets are approximate timings. Please click the links below, which tracks the train throughout the day to keep you up to date on when it will pass through your local station.

60009 Union of South Africa
Credit: Callum Calvert

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

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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!

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