MAIN LINE STEAM DIARY Mid Aug 2017 to Mid Oct 2017
5043 Earl of Mount Edgcumbe Shakespeare Express, The Shropshire Express Pannier 9600 Doubleheading with 5043 on the Melton Rambler and Harringworth Shuttle n35018 British India Line loaded test run & Lune Rivers Trust Special n35028 Clan Line VSOE Surrey Hills circuit, the Torbay Express, VSOE to Bristol, Golden Arrow to Folkestone & Atlantic Coast Express. 45407 Forth Bridge and Borders Steam Special n45690 Leander The Fellsman, The Waverley, Cathedrals to Carlisle & Cumbrian Mountain Express 45699 Galatea Scarborough Spa Express, The Waverley & Lune Rivers Trust Special 46100 Royal Scot on VSOE Surrey Hills Circuit 46115 Scots Guardsman on Dalesmans 46233 Duchess of Sutherland Cumbrian Mountain Express, Cathedrals Crewe to Paddington, Cathedrals Victoria to Worcester, Moors & Dales Express, Cathedrals to Salisbury. 48151 The Fellsman & Scenic Carlisle Explorer. 60009 Union of South Africa Dorset Coast Expresss, West Somerset Steam Express, Cotswold Venturer, The Cheshireman, a VSOE to York. 60103 Flying Scotsman The Waverley to Carlisle, Moors & Dales Express n70013 Oliver Cromwell Cathedrals to Yeovil & Peak Forester to Peak Rail. 60163 Tornado Walton Pier Explorer, The Easterling to Yarmouth, the Border Raider.
NEWS AND EVENTS: Embsay GWR Tank – 34072 Overhaul – 34017 Bideford at Dorset Steam Fair, Steam on the Met with 9466 & Met No 1, Swanage M7, Flying Scotsman on WSR – Old Oak Common Open Day – Great Central Bridging the Gap, Barrow Hill re-opening with Flying Scotsman.
INDIAN SUMMER FOR AN A4: 60009 Union of South Africa on specials around the network in the late Summer/early Autumn including climb of Sapperton Bank, on the Midland Main Line and in the Midlands. Plus the Nene Valleys Pacific event and a brief history of the locomotive.
STEAM GALAS: with the North Norfolk Railway, the North York Moors Railway, the Severn Valley Railway and the Great Central Railway. Includes visiting locomotives and freight workings plus a range of resident power.
STEAM ON TOUR: Duchess of Sutherland, Flying Scotsman & 60163 Tornado on the shuttles to Walton Pier, The Easterling and The Border Raider on the climb of Shap.
THE 60009 STORY A COMPLETE FILM MADE IN 1993 AND CHRONICLING THE LIFE AND TIMES OF 60009 UNION OF SOUTH AFRICA FROM THE 1930S TO THE PRESERVATION ERA USING ARCHIVE FILM.
Two Discs – Total Running time Approx 3 Hours including 60009 film.
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