Rocket to return to Manchester for the first time in 180 years

Steam locomotive Rocket set for long term stay in York

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport has announced that Stephenson's Rocket, one of the most iconic feats of British Engineering, will go on long-term display in the North of England. Rocket was built...
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WATCH: steam locomotive 60103 Flying Scotsman steams through Rotherham and Chesterfield

Sunday 5th May 2019 saw the world famous 60103 Flying Scotsman haul the final day of The Great Britain XII. The Great Britain XII Day 9 tour ran from Scarborough to Reading (originally heading to...
No. 60007 Sir Nigel Gresley

Sir Nigel Gresley’s Boiler off to Wales

The Sir Nigel Gresley Loco Trust announced on 26th October 2016 that No. 60007 Sir Nigel Gresley's Boiler is set to be sent to the Llangollen Railway for overhaul. The loco is currently based at...
Cleaning the Tender's Wheelsets // Credit NRM

Update 33 on steam locomotive No.60007 Sir Nigel Gresley

The first two weeks of October have seen work continue on overhauling A4 60007 Sir Nigel Gresley by The Sir Nigel Gresley Locomotive Trust Ltd at the National Railway Museum, York. Front-End On the lubrication system, the new...
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An update on the overhaul of steam locomotive No.60007 Sir Nigel Gresley

The Railway Museum has released an update on the overhaul of steam locomotive No.60007 Sir Nigel Gresley, which is taking place in York. Llangollen Railway A number of items have now been sent to the Llangollen...
National Railway Museum opens new highlights exhibition

Railway Museum in York Unveils New Highlights Exhibition

The National Railway Museum has announced its new exhibition of significant items from the national collection. They are being displayed together for the first time. The new exhibition, called highlights, will be situated overlooking the...
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National Railway Museum Visit – The Video

Earlier this week, you may have read about our visit to the National Railway Museum on the 15th May, and now here is the video to go with it. This video contains some of the...
Mallard at the NRM

National Railway Museum to feature in new Accessible Britain guide from Motability

The National Railway Museum, in York, has announced that it is set to feature in a new edition of 'The Rough Guide to Accessible Britain' - just one of a dozen attractions across Yorkshire...
National Railway Museum to hold their wedding fair this sunday

Join The National Railway Museum This Sunday For Their Wedding Showcase

Join the National Railway Museum this Sunday (14th January) and meet local suppliers for everything you need for your special wedding day. This event runs from 11 am until 3 pm in the afternoon at the...
Tender Frame // Credit The Sir Nigel Gresley Locomotive Trust Ltd

Recent Update on steam locomotive “Sir Nigel Gresley”

Overhaul work continues across a few sites on London and North Eastern Railway Class A4 No.60007 (4498) "Sir Nigel Gresley. 'Bottom-End' The jig for setting up the crank axles has been fitted to the newly-arrived return...
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