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Tornado to spend two months in Wensleydale

FOLLOWING its return to traffic following repairs, crowd-pulling A1 Peppercorn Pacific No. 60163 Tornado is to spend two months on the Wensleydale Railway.

Providing that all goes well with its imminent main will arrive on the line via its main line connection at Northallerton on Saturday, February 9.

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