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...
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Steam locomotive 75069 overhaul nearly complete

Updated 20:30 on 10th December 2018 - photo swapped at the request of the SVR The Severn Valley Railway has announced that steam locomotive 75069's overhaul is nearing completion as it returned to steam today. The...
Newly Fitted Front Sandbox Filler Pipes // Credit SMF

Update on steam locomotive No.13268

Work has continued on overhauling LMS Stanier Mogul No.13268 by the Stanier Mogul Fund. Lubrication System and Sandboxes Recent work has seen the reassembly of the lubrication system for 13268. Many of the pipes are being...
Left Hand Water Tank on Well Wagon // Credit John Pagett

November 2018 Update from The 82045 Steam Locomotive Trust

November has seen a few more new components delivered and work continuing on 82045's frame. Water Tanks and Sieve Box The biggest news of November for the build project is both water tanks for the new...
55019 "Royal Highland Fusilier" // Credit: James Whincup and The Deltic Preservation Society Ltd

Locomotive 55019 Royal Highland Fusilier to visit the Severn Valley Railway in 2019

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that 55019 'Royal Highland Fusilier' will be visiting them in 2019. The visit of this Deltic locomotive is thanks to an agreement with the Deltic Preservation Society. 55019 is set...
Brake-shaft after being fitted // Credit Tony Massau

October 2018 Update on new-build steam locomotive No.82045

The 82045 Steam Locomotive Trust have published their October 2018 update on building Standard 3 Tank No.82045. Brake System Work has continued on fitting and producing parts that will form the braking system. Underneath the cab,...
7802 Bradley Manor at the Severn Valley Railway

Car parking update at Bridgnorth station on the Severn Valley Railway

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that car parking at Bridgnorth will be limited after the station car park was closed after the Autumn Steam Gala. These major improvements are expected to be complete by...
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Steam locomotive 70000 Britannia in service this weekend at the Severn Valley Railway

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that steam locomotive 70000 Britannia will be hauling passenger trains this weekend. 70000 Britannia will be hauling trains between Bridgnorth and Kidderminster and joins 34027 'Taw Valley', Class 40...
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Steam locomotive 6430 to visit the Severn Valley Railway

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that steam locomotive No.6430 will be visiting them for their Spring Steam Gala in 2019. The GWR Pannier tank will be visiting the line for their Spring Steam Gala...
Rear Steam Chest Cover being Trial Fitted // Credit Peter Line

Update on steam locomotive No.82045 – September 2018

The latest news on building New Build Standard 3 Tank has been released by The 82045 Steam Locomotive Trust. Front End With the Trust taking delivery of the rear steam chest covers, they have now been...