Category Archives: Preserved Railways

FR No. 20 – The Oldest Working Steam Locomotive In Britain

FR No. 20 - The Oldest Working Steam Locomotive In Britain

Since being displaced from its original base at the Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway The Furness Railway Trust has established a new base at the Ribble line. The Furness Railway Trust’s magnificent 1863-vintage Furness Railway 0-4-0 No. 20 will be running … Continue reading

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Welsh Highland Railway on BBC

Welsh Highland Railway on BBC

A new two part documentary about rebuilding the Welsh Highland begins on BBC2 Wales this week. Also available on iPlayer for viewers in the rest of the UK. In April 2011 Wales’s newest and most ambitious railway – the Welsh … Continue reading

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