NRM release statement on Class 41 locomotive future

The National Railway Museum has released a statement regarding the news yesterday that 41001 will be returning to themselves.

Future Engineers at the National Railway Museum

During this October Half Term, the National Railway Museums biggest event, Future Engineers, is returning. This is a free hands on event for all the...

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...

Class 90 locomotive set to be named Sir William McAlpine

The National Railway Museum has announced that two generations of locomotives will line up side by side in a unique event to honour Sir...

Overhaul Update on steam locomotive “Sir Nigel Gresley” – Update 45

Update 45 includes work carried out in the run-up to the boiler being reunited with the rolling chassis on Thursday 7th of November 2019.

NRM make Riley & Son offer for steam locomotive 60103 Flying...

The National Railway Museum has offered Riley & Son a contract, which if accepted, would see Riley & Son operate and maintain 60103 Flying Scotsman...

Recent overhaul update on steam locomotive 60007 “Sir Nigel Gresley”

The tender is in the process of having it's bigger components reassembled, with the boiler nearing completion at the Llangollen Railway. Boiler Expansion of the superheater...

LMS Stanier 3-Cylindered 2-6-4 Tank steam locomotives – Sole Survivor

Compact but fast, the 3-Cylindered 2-6-4 Tanks are some of the first engines designed by William Stanier for the London, Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS). They...

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...

Flying Scotsman back in Steam

Last Week, pictures showed that Flying Scotsman was back in steam after the £4.2 million restoration. This was carried out by the National Railway...

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Book Review: North British Type 2 Bo-Bo Diesel-Electric Class 21 and...

Published a couple of months ago, this new release from publishers Pen & Sword is part of their Locomotive Portfolio series and covers Class 21 and 29 Bo-Bo Diesel-Electric locomotives.