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60009 Union of South Africa

Steam locomotives on the mainline tomorrow – where and when to see them

Steam locomotives 45231 'Sherwood Forester' and 60009 'Union of South Africa' are both on the mainline tomorrow, (18/2/19) 45231 is heading from Mossend Down Yard, (with a Class 47), to her base at Crewe, via...
60009 "Union of South Africa" at Nene Valley Railway // Credit Jamie Duggan, RailAdvent

Steam locomotive 60009 Union of South Africa on the mainline tomorrow

Steam locomotive No.60009 Union of South Africa will be back in steam on the mainline and will be in London and Worcester on Saturday 16th February 2019. The A4 locomotive is on a special rail tour from...
45596 Bahamas at Long Preston

Steam locomotive 45596 Bahamas in Carlisle tomorrow

Steam locomotive 45596 Bahamas will be back in steam on the mainline and will be on the move tomorrow! The Jubilee locomotive is heading from the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway to Carlisle, her second...
Long Rock Depot

Great Western Railway to open Long Rock Depot doors in aid of charity

Great Western Railway has announced that they will be opening the doors of their Long Rock Depot to the public in 2019. The open day will be taking place on Saturday 13th April 2019 and...
60163 "Tornado" at Nene Valley Railway on April 22nd 2017 // Credit Jamie Duggan, RailAdvent

Steam locomotive 60163 Tornado on the mainline tomorrow

Steam locomotive 60163 Tornado will be back in steam on the mainline and will be on the move tomorrow! The A1 locomotive is heading from Barrow Hill to the Wensleydale Railway. The light engine movement looks...
45596 Bahamas in Carlislevideo

WATCH: On board steam locomotive 45596 Bahamas’ first tour

Saturday 9th February 2019 saw LMS Jubilee No. 45596 Bahamas haul her first revenue earning railtour since 1994 from Oxenhope KWVR (Keighley & Worth Valley Railway) to Carlisle over the KWVR & S&C (Settle...
45596 Bahamas at Long Prestonvideo

WATCH: Steam locomotive 45596 Bahamas in Yorkshire

Saturday 9th February 2019 saw LMS Jubilee No. 45596 Bahamas haul her first tour in 25 years after a lengthy overhaul. The tour started from Oxenhope, on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway, to the city...
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WATCH: 45596 Bahamas steaming through Derbyshire heading home

Tuesday 5th February 2019 saw LMS Jubilee No. 45596 Bahamas head home to the KWVR (Keighley & Worth Valley Railway) from Tyseley Steam Trust. This day saw the Jubilee head through places such as Birmingham,...

Where and when to see steam locomotive 45596 Bahamas tomorrow in Skipton

Steam locomotive 45596 Bahamas will be back in steam on the mainline and will be on the move tomorrow! The Jubilee locomotive is heading from the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway to Carlisle, her first...
Reassembly of Driver's Side Motion // Credit MNLPS

Update on and tour programme for steam locomotive 35028 Clan Line

The Merchant Navy Locomotive Preservation Society have been busy carrying out winter maintenance to their Southern Railway Merchant Navy Class No.35028 Clan Line ahead of another busy year on mainline trains. Boiler Preparations have been carried out,...