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4231 at Swindon Works // Credit Unknown

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

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 of each class, we will then see how each preserved...
5551 The Unknown Warrior

Simon Weston CBE unveils new crest on steam locomotive 5551 The Unknown Warrior

Simon Weston CBE has unveiled a crest on the new National Memorial engine this weekend at an event at the Crewe Heritage Centre. The event was held on the 10th November to commemorate the centenary...
5551 The Unknown Warrior

New crest to be unveiled for steam locomotive 5551 The Unknown Warrior this weekend

Simon Weston CBE is to unveil the new crest for steam locomotive 5551 The Unknown Warrior this weekend to commemorate the centenary of the Armistice. The new crest will be unveiled at an event at...
92134 Credit: 92134 FB Page

92134’s boiler passes steam tests

At LNWR Heritage in Crewe, the boiler for 9F 92134 has successfully passed its steam tests. With the boiler now completed, this means 92134 is on the final leg of its restoration. 92134 is a...
British Rail APT at the ERM

Can You Help Bring An APT Power Car To Crewe Heritage Centre?

Update: As of 28/11, we are pleased to confirm that the Crewe Heritage Centre have reached their CrowdFunding target! The Crewe Heritage Centre have launched a CrowdFunding page to try and fund the transfer of...