Steam locomotive 45407 The Lancashire Fusilier to steam through Preston this Tuesday

45407 "The Lancashire Fusilier" Hauling The Jacobite // Credit Scottish Landscape and Wildlife Photography

Ian Riley’s Ex-LMS Black 5 No. 45407 ‘The Lancashire Fusilier’ will be on the mainline this Tuesday, 7th July 2020.

45407 is moving from the East Lancashire Railway to Carnforth in preparation for the delayed start of ‘The Jacobite’ season in Scotland.

Departing Bury at 10:20, the locomotive and its support coach will pass through Castleton (11:20), Miles Platting (12:23), Manchester Victoria (12:27), Salford Central (12:29), Eccles (12:37), Wigan North Western (13:05), Preston (13:26), Lancaster (13:48), Carnforth (13:57) and Carnforth Steamtown at 14:14.

Please Note: This is a light engine movement and is subject to delay, change or cancellation to the timings above. Please use links below for up-to-date timings for 45407.

If you head out to see 45407 The Lancashire Fusilier, please follow all Government guidance regarding social distancing and pubic transport use. If you have any symptoms of coronavirus, give this movement a miss and follow isolation guidance.


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

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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