Heritage Railway

No main line for blue King yet

WORK on blue-liveried 4-6-0 No. 6023 King Edward II at Didcot Railway Centre has reached the stage whereby the engine is virtually ready for main line running.

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Heritage Railway

Heritage Railway2 min read
Another Packed Christmas Tour Programme In Store From RTC
IT MAY be summer holiday time, but it is not too early to be thinking about Christmas and the Railway Touring Company has published details of its extensive steam railtour programme for the festive season. Christmas markets in all parts of the countr
Heritage Railway2 min read
Station Will Give New Owner A Taste Of The High Life
DENT station, which at 1150ft above sea level is the highest in England, is now on the market for £395,000. The Grade II listed building regularly sees steam charters pass its front door due to its location on the iconic Settle to Carlisle line, a ro
Heritage Railway2 min read
SRPS Progresses Restoration Of 8F And Two Tank Engines At Bo’ness
THE restoration of two industrial tank locomotives is now well under way in the Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway locomotive works. Andrew Barclay 0-4-0ST NCB No. 21 (No. 2289 of 1949) is undergoing a cosmetic contract restoration for the Scottish National