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100,000 miles in Preservation

On 7th August 2017, our flagship locomotive 7820 Dinmore Manor reached a total of 100,000 miles since restoration and return to steam in …

Vintage Signs

    Would you like to own a metal sign like this?   Or this ?                     Now you can! The signs are enamelled metal …

Our New, On-Line, Clothing Store

Many of you have purchased our branded clothing – profits all go towards keeping our locos “in steam”. We have recently set …

3850 Update

The overhaul is coming on – the boiler is de-tubed, out of the frames and being needle-gunned ready for Non Destructive Testing …

The 2874 Trust

We advised at the 2014 AGM that we were supporting the formation of a charitable Trust to aid in the restoration of …

The Story begins….

3850 had its last day in service on 30th September 2015 before beginning a heavy overhaul.  The loco has run for 1202 …

A painless way to raise funds

See our Fundraising page to learn how you can help with the restoration of 2874 at NO cost to yourself – sound …

Shareholders Trip 2014

On Saturday 19th April around 160 of our shareholders, contractors and friends of the company enjoyed an evening trip behind 7820 leaving …