777 Sir Lamiel at the Great Central Railway

LSWR/SR Urie N15 “King Arthur” Class steam locomotives – Sole Survivor

Turning to a Southern Railway class of steam locomotive, our Sole Survivor series this week looks at the London and South Western Railway's N15 Class, later named as the "King Arthur" class under Southern...
44871 on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway

Steam locomotive 44871 heading for the Mid Hants Railway this Friday!

Steam locomotive 44871 will be back in steam on the mainline and will be in Brentford and Woking on Friday 14th December 2018. The Black 5 is on a special railtour tomorrow. 44871 is hauling The...
46100 Royal Scot in steam and will visit the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway in 2018

Royal Scot to visit Keighley and Worth Valley Railway in 2018

The Keighley and Worth Valley Railway have announced that 46100 Royal Scot will be visiting the railway in June 2018. This is all part of the railways 50th Anniversary celebrations which take place in 2018. Visiting from...
Leander steams out of Holyhead

Where and when to see steam locomotive 45690 Leander in Keighley and Skipton tomorrow

Steam locomotive 45690 Leander will be back in steam on the mainline and will be in Keighley and Skipton on Sunday 5th August 2018. The Jubilee locomotive is on a special railtour tomorrow. 45690 is...
4965 "Rood Ashton Hall" at Tyseley // Credit Tony Hisgett

Steam locomotive 4965 Rood Ashton Hall in Birmingham this Thursday – Where and when...

Steam locomotive No.4965 Rood Ashton Hall will be back in steam on the mainline and will be in Birmingham on Thursday 13th December 2018. The locomotive is on a special Polar Express rail tour from Birmingham Moor...

Black 5 No. 45212 arrives home at the KWVR

A long restoration by Riley & Son Ltd, Bury, has been completed on No. 45212, which is a resident locomotive at the KWVR. The locomotive will only be at the KWVR for a limited amount...
45596 Bahamas

Steam locomotive 45596 Bahamas second railtour announced

The Keighley and Worth Valley Railway has announced that steam locomotive 45596 Bahamas will be hauling a 2nd railtour in 2019. After selling out on the original tour in almost a day, the KWVR wanted...
42968 in BR Lined Black with Late Crest livery // Credit Unknown

Stanier Class 5 2-6-0 ‘Mogul’ steam locomotives – Sole Survivor

Using his experience from the Great Western Railway (GWR) and the Hughes 'Crabs' as a starting point, Stanier developed his own modern moguls a couple of years into his 12 year career at the...
46100 Royal Scot

An update on steam locomotive 46100 Royal Scot

LNWR Heritage has released an update on steam locomotive 46100 Royal Scot, which is currently undergoing winter maintenance. 46100 was moved back to Crewe on the 25th September 2018 after starring at the Severn Valley...
60009 Union of south africa

Photo from steam locomotive 60009 Union of South Africa visit to Yorkshire

A4 Pacific 60009 Union of South Africa steamed through Church Fenton this Saturday whilst hauling a special railtour to York. In this wonderful photo, LNER A4 Pacific 60009 'Union of South Africa' is seen pacing by...