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Longview Sugar Co. 0-4-4T No. UnknownPosted by: Mr Parker on Aug 5, 2021 @ 15:08:08
A video of the engine has surfaced recently, with 2 or 3 people driving it at full throttle, with the blower conntected to the throttle on a small bit of track and derailing it. Along with it not being inspected or fired up in a good few years. It seem to have happened last year in 2020.

Leopoldina Railway 0-4-0RT No. 1Posted by: Brian Garvin on Aug 5, 2021 @ 14:08:13
The works number is wrong as 3735 was an 0-10-0T in Germany HzL 2. Please correct to 3475 of 1908. Although looking at the photo it appears to be painted 3 or 5.

London Midland & Scottish Railway 4-6-0 No. 45551 'The Unknown Warrior'Posted by: Russell Newman on Aug 5, 2021 @ 13:08:13
It has been discovered that the driving wheels of the new build LMS Patriot 4-6-0 No. 5551 "The Unknown Warrior" will need to be scrapped and replaced with brand new stronger driving wheel sets following some serious cracks in them.

London & North Eastern Railway 4-6-2 No. 4488 9 60009 'Union of South Africa'Posted by: Russell Newman on Aug 5, 2021 @ 13:08:50
The final date of the final farewell steaming of ex LNER A4 Pacific No. 60009 "Union of South Africa" at the East Lancashire Railway before she is withdrawn from service for retirement for static display has been unveiled for the New Years weekend from the 31st of December 2021 to the 3rd of January 2022. After this Number 9 will be moved to a yet-to-be-decided location for static display. But until then the A4 remains in traffic at the East Lancashire Railway and will take part in their Autumn Steam Gala weekend from the 15th to 17th of October 2021 which will be the locomotive’s last ever Steam Gala appearance then.

Midland Railway 0-6-0 No. 43924 (3924)Posted by: Russell Newman on Aug 5, 2021 @ 13:08:57
The former Midland Railway 4F 0-6-0 No. 43924 has been withdrawn from service for its 10 year overhaul. Before it was withdrawn the locomotive was used extensively in filming for the upcoming sequel of The Railway Children.

Southern Railway 4-6-2 No. 34092 'City of Wells'Posted by: Russell Newman on Aug 5, 2021 @ 13:08:23
Ex Southern Railway Bulleid West Country Light Pacific No. 34092 "City of Wells" is to make her first visit to the Mid-Hants Railway as their star visiting locomotive for their Somerset and Dorset themed Autumn Steam Gala on from the 1st to 3rd of October 2021.

Great Western Railway 4-6-0 No. 4079 'Pendennis Castle'Posted by: Russell Newman on Aug 4, 2021 @ 12:08:07
No. 4079 is to make her first public steaming for the first time in the UK since 1977 and also since her last steaming in Australia in 1994 during the bank holiday steam up at Didcot over the bank holiday weekend of August 28th to 30th 2021. This will see the locomotive move under steam for the very first time since being repatriated from Australia in 2000 and will mark the end of her restoration. It is planned for the locomotive to run in the yard at Didcot and be turned on the turntable during the steam up, but it will not be hauling any trains just yet.

Pleystowe Mill 0-4-2T No. 7 'Seaforth'Posted by: Russell Newman on Aug 4, 2021 @ 12:08:48
The former Pleystowe Mill Hunslet built 0-4-2T No. 7 "Seaforth" is being repatriated to the UK as the locomotive is relocating to its new home at the Statfold Barn Railway at Tamworth in Staffordshire where it will now be part of their groing collection of narrow gauge locomotives there.

Great Western Railway 4-6-0 No. 6960 'Raveningham Hall'Posted by: Russell Newman on Aug 4, 2021 @ 11:08:12
It has been announced by its owners Locomotive Services Ltd. that ex GWR Modified Hall Class 4-6-0 No. 6960 "Raveningham Hall" will be relocating to the One:One Collection (Locomotive Storage Ltd.) at Margate in Kent for display and undercover storage for 18 months. The future of No. 6960 will be considered when there is time for a full inspection on the locomotive.

West Side Lumber Shay - 3 truck No. 8Posted by: Nicholas Medovich on Aug 4, 2021 @ 06:08:35
just been confirmed this shay locomotive has been sold. But it’s unknown where it has been sold to. Ozark mountain confirms this today.

Gartell Light Railway 0-4-2T No. 8 'Faith'Posted by: Russell Newman on Aug 4, 2021 @ 05:08:40
The 2016 North Dorset Locomotive Works built 0-4-2T No. 8 "Faith" has been put up for sale as it has been deamed surplus at the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway for its size and is now up to go to a new home.

Courtaulds Ltd 0-4-0ST No. 55 'Achilles' (Previously Dafydd, Miranda, and Gibraltar)Posted by: Russell Newman on Aug 4, 2021 @ 05:08:48
The ex Courtaulds Ltd Peckett built 0-4-0ST Works No. 2087 "Achillies" has now been withdrawn from service for its 10 year overhaul and is expected back in service at the East Kent Railway in 2023.

EF Madeira a Mamore 2-8-2 No. 16 'Eng Indio do Brasil'Posted by: Brian Garvin on Aug 4, 2021 @ 02:08:59
Please amend works number to 69451 as 69541 was a diesel loco.

Leopoldina Railway 0-4-0RT No. 11Posted by: Brian Garvin on Aug 4, 2021 @ 02:08:42
Please correct builder to Esslingen 3635 1911. Baldwin 15299 was a 4-4-0 for the Erie RR.

EFMM 4-6-0 No. 20Posted by: Steve Frost, European Editor on Aug 3, 2021 @ 16:08:58
Robin R beck reports that it carries a false works plate BLW 34004

Leopoldina Railway 0-4-0RT No. 11Posted by: Brian Garvin on Aug 3, 2021 @ 13:08:13
This loco does appear on the Esslingen list as 3635 of 1911 together with 12 to 14.

Imperial Smelting Corporation 4wVBGT No. 1 'Swansea Vale'Posted by: Russell Newman on Aug 3, 2021 @ 12:08:57
The ex Imperial Smelting Corporation sole surviving Sentinal built 200hp 4wVBGT No. 1 "Swansea Vale" has now left the Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway as the locomotive has been sold to a private owner and has relocated to the East Kent Railway at Shepherdswell in Kent where it is now under overhaul for use there.

Great Western Railway 2-6-2T No. 5521Posted by: Russell Newman on Aug 3, 2021 @ 05:08:11
The overhaul on former GWR Prairie 2-6-2T No. 5521 is now completed and the locomotive has been turned out in its London Transport maroon livery as London Transport No. L150. No. 5521 now L150 is now back in service and has gone to the Swindon & Cricklade Railway for testing and running in and will also be taking part in their Anniversary Gala weekend in September 2021.

CEGB, Barton 0-4-0ST No. 2 'Dora'Posted by: Russell Newman on Aug 3, 2021 @ 05:08:56
The ex CEGB, Barton Avonside built 0-4-0ST Works No. 1973 "Dora" is now located at Riley & Son Engineering Ltd. at Heywood in Lancashire where it is being overhauled.

Yorkshire Tar Distillers 0-4-0ST No. 'Harry'Posted by: Russell Newman on Aug 3, 2021 @ 05:08:36
The former Yorkshire Tar Distillers Andrew Barclay built 0-4-0ST Works No. 1823 "Harry" is now located at a private site at Avening in Gloucestershire where the locomotive is being stored there.

Cia Docas de Paranagua 0-4-0WT No. UnknownPosted by: Brian Garvin on Aug 2, 2021 @ 14:08:35
Please correct works number to 21496.

Cia Docas de Paranagua 0-4-0WT No. UnknownPosted by: Robin R Beck on Aug 2, 2021 @ 14:08:48
Some soucres say builders number is 21496

Usina Capricho 0-4-0T No. 'Capricho'Posted by: Steve Frost, European Editor on Aug 2, 2021 @ 14:08:39
Robin R Beck states it is named CAPRICHO. The remains have lost wheels & smokebox. Rebuilt to look like a loco

Ouro Preto Minas (German Army) 0-8-0T No. 7 (HF 2574)Posted by: Steve Frost, European Editor on Aug 2, 2021 @ 13:08:07
Robin R Beck reports that the loco was orignally HFB 2574, then EFCB, may have carried no number.

CSR (CSD) 0-6-0 No. 324.391Posted by: Steve Frost, European Editor on Aug 2, 2021 @ 12:08:06
Despite appearances, this former Austrian loco does appear to date from that era - I checked some reputable sources on line and they agree the date as shown.

CSR (CSD) 0-6-0 No. 324.391Posted by: Richard West on Aug 2, 2021 @ 24:08:56
I very much doubt if this is a turn-of-the century 0-6-0 built in 1908. It looks like a Hungarian MAV class III (later class 335), 233 of which were built by Wiener-Neustadt in Austria and 18 by MAVAG in Budapest in 1869-78.

EF Bragantina 4-6-0 No. 18Posted by: Steve Frost, European Editor on Aug 1, 2021 @ 16:08:28
Robin R Beck reports that the location is a private transport museum. No longer open to the public. When open it was mostly for group visits.

EF Sorocabana 2-6-2T No. 4Posted by: Steve Frost, European Editor on Aug 1, 2021 @ 16:08:48
Robin R Beck reports that the location is a private transport museum. No longer open to the public. When open it was mostly for group visits.

EF Bragantina 2-6-0 No. 4 'Braganca'Posted by: Steve Frost, European Editor on Aug 1, 2021 @ 16:08:34
Robin R Beck reports that the location is a private transport museum. No longer open to the public. When open it was mostly for group visits.

(CMEF) 2-8-2 No. 254 (700) 'Cecilia'Posted by: Steve Frost, European Editor on Aug 1, 2021 @ 15:08:56
Robin R Beck reports that it is displayed On street R. Santos Dumont behind a bus stop surrounded by fencing.
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