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Hochtief AG 0-4-0T No. UnknownPosted by: Frank Vollhardt on Jul 15, 2024 @ 14:07:59
This locomotive is now in storage at Lordstown, Ohio for new owner LTEX.

Great Western Railway 2-6-2T No. 4144Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 15, 2024 @ 05:07:21
Following its visit to the Spa Valley Railway, ex GWR Large Prairie 2-6-2T No. 4144, is returning to the Mid Norfolk Railway to act as extra motive power for them alongside BR Standard 4MT 2-6-4T No. 80078, for the summer season there, before returning home to Didcot in the Autumn.

British Railways 2-6-2T No. 41312Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 15, 2024 @ 04:07:48
The BR built ex LMS Ivatt Class 2MT 2-6-2T No. 41312, is heading north to Scotland for the very first time to visit the Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway for their Steam, Steel, Road & Rail Gala being held from the 11th to 13th of October 2024.

Beira Railway 4-4-0 No. SSE 1912Posted by: John Dunford on Jul 15, 2024 @ 01:07:14
There are according to Voi Libre July 2024 2 of these lovely locomotives in the UK. Any link to the other one, very much looking forward to viewing on in action in UK.

IR 4-6-2 No. 450Posted by: Alzaar Ahmed on Jul 15, 2024 @ 01:07:02
Status should be static display

Port Talbot Railway 0-6-0ST No. 813Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 12, 2024 @ 11:07:31
The ex Port Talbot Railway Hudswell Clarke built 0-6-0ST No. 813, is to have its boiler worked on to see if its 10 year boiler ticket can be re-newed and it is also having a brand new saddle tank built to replace the other one which is now beyond repair.

British Railways 4-6-2 No. 34072 '257 Squadron'Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 12, 2024 @ 10:07:32
The ex Southern Railway Bulleid Battle of Britain Class Light Pacific No. 34072 "257 Squadron", will be going on loan to the Mid Hants Railway (Watercress Line) from late July 2024 and will stay at the railway until the New Year, and during its stay at the Mid Hants Railway No. 34072 will take part in their Autumn Steam Gala from the 4th to 6th of October 2024.

Southern Railway 4-6-2 No. 34053 (21C153) 'Sir Keith Park'Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 12, 2024 @ 10:07:49
The ex Southern Railway rebuilt Bulleid Battle of Britain Class Light Pacific No. 34053 "Sir Keith Park", has now relocated back home to the Spa Valley Railway at Royal Tunbridge Wells in Kent, and will be welcomed back into traffic for the summer season with a special Bulleid Weekend on the 20th and 21st of July 2024. Where No. 34053 will operate alongside fellow stable mate and Southern Locomotives Ltd. Bulleid Battle of Britain Class Light Pacific No. 34072 "257 Squadron", during the event.

Caledonian Railway 0-4-4T No. 419 (15189, 55189)Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 10, 2024 @ 14:07:23
The sole surviving ex Caledonian Railway 439 Class 0-4-4T No. 55189 (419), is making a return visit to the Spa Valley Railway in Kent, to help celebrate fellow former Caledonian Railway 812 Class Standard 0-6-0 Goods No. 828’s 125th birthday, which will see the two sole surviving operational Caledonian Railway steam locomotives operating once again together in the South of England with their distinctive Caley barks for a rare opportunity to see them working together on two weekends from Friday the 30th & Saturday 31st of August and the 7th & 8th September 2024.

Caledonian Railway 0-6-0 No. 828 17566 57566Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 10, 2024 @ 14:07:10
The former Caledonian Railway 812 Class Standard 0-6-0 Goods No. 828, will celebrate its 125th birthday this year with a special event to mark it at the Spa Valley Railway on the 31st of 31st of August 2024. No. 828 was built in 1899 by the Caledonian Railway Company at their St. Rollox engineering workshops in the Springburn district of Glasgow, Scotland. She is one of 20 memebers of her class which were built at St. Rollox between May and November 1899. No. 828 herself was delivered from the works at the end of August 1899, and is the sole surviver still running in preservation today.

CFR (DRB) 2-10-0 No. 150.1123 (52.1127)Posted by: Matias on Jul 10, 2024 @ 13:07:42
This locomotive is in Dej Triaj museum.Not in Caransebes

British Railways 4-6-0 No. 73129Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 10, 2024 @ 10:07:10
The unique British Caprotti valve gear fitted BR Standard 5MT 4-6-0 No. 73129, is currently on static display in the museum shed at the Midland Railway - Butterley, while it awaits its turn for overhaul.

Central Electricity Generating Board 0-4-0ST No. 1 'Castle Donington'Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 10, 2024 @ 10:07:05
The former Central Electricity Generating Board Robert Stephenson & Hawthorn 0-4-0ST Works No. 7817 "Castle Donington No. 1", is currently on static display in the museum shed at the Midland Railway - Butterley, while awaiting overhaul.

British Railways 2-6-4T No. 80098Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 10, 2024 @ 10:07:25
The overhaul of BR Standard 4MT 2-6-4T No. 80098, has now stepped up as the boiler has been sent to Heritage Boiler Steam Services Ltd. near liverpool to be overhauled while work on the locomotive continues in the Princess Royal Locomotive Trust base at their West Shed at the Midland Railway - Butterley.

London & North Eastern Railway 4-6-2 No. 60103 (4472) 'Flying Scotsman'Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 10, 2024 @ 06:07:07
The worlds most famous locomotive ex LNER A3 Class Pacific No. 60103 (No. 4472) "Flying Scotsman", is moving up to Locomotion Museum at Shildon in Durham for a four week visit during the summer season from the 20th of July until the 18th of August 2024. During that time "Flying Scotsman" will be used on steam runs giving brake van rides there along with tours of the support coach and is also set for static display days where the public can climb aboard its cab.

Eaton Hall Railway 0-4-0T No. 'Katie'Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 10, 2024 @ 06:07:11
The former Eaton Hall Railway 1896 built 15inch gauge 0-4-0T "Katie", is making a rare visit to the Heatherslaw Light Railway near Ford in Northumberland for a special weekend from the 1st to 4th of August 2024, and will also be used on a Evening Photo Charter on the 1st of August.

Dinorwic Slate Quarries 0-4-0ST No. 'Sybil'Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 10, 2024 @ 05:07:16
The ex Dinorwic Slate Quarries Bagnall built 0-4-0ST Works No. 1760 "Sybil", has now entered service hauling trains at the West Lancashire Light Railway following the end of its long restoration.

Great Northern Ry 4-6-2 No. 1355Posted by: Matthew Lapp on Jul 9, 2024 @ 21:07:35
The Sioux City Railroad Museum has teamed up with American Heartland Railroad Society to restore it to operating condition.

Tobu Railway 4-4-0 No. 40Posted by: on Jul 9, 2024 @ 14:07:09
This is was built by Sharp Stewart. Construction number is 4438 of 1898

MINAZ 2-8-0 No. 1309Posted by: Ivo Rutishauser on Jul 9, 2024 @ 13:07:15
There are 2 different entries for Alco 58746: MINAZ1 2-8-0 No. 1309 Guines, Havana, Cuba and MINAZ1 2-8-0 No. 1404 Mariel, Havana, Cuba

DB (DRG) 2-6-2T No. 64.305Posted by: Eric Dawson on Jul 9, 2024 @ 09:07:48
This loco was featured in an episode of a BBC series ‘Secret Army’ from the 1970s. The episode is entitled ‘The Last Run’.

Detroit & Mackinac RR 0-6-0 No. 8Posted by: Dogemasterios on Jul 8, 2024 @ 07:07:51
The locomotive has been awaiting restoration since 1979. The reason It has not been restored is due to funding. Lima northern #7 was very expensive to restore. If you can please set this locomotive to awaiting restoration instead of stored.

Detroit & Mackinac RR 0-6-0 No. 8Posted by: Dogemasterios on Jul 7, 2024 @ 22:07:00
The locomotive has been awaiting restoration since 1979. The reason It has not been restored is due to funding. Lima northern #7 was very expensive to restore. If you can please set this locomotive to awaiting restoration instead of stored.

Marion River Carry RR 0-4-0T No. 4Posted by: Wren on Jul 6, 2024 @ 16:07:52
The locomotive in question is on static display, and the "trolley car" is actually a coach used on the line.

CFR 0-8-0T No. 764.344( 764.158)Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 6, 2024 @ 10:07:43
With the success of the loaned visit of former Chattenden & Upnor Railway Manning Wardle built 0-6-2T No. 1 (Works No. 1877) "Chevallier", from the UK to the newly revived Sibiu Agnita Railway in Transylvania, Romania and a good relationship with the Flour Mill Works at Bream in Gloucestershire in the UK. The newly formed the UK Friends of the Sibiu Agnita Railway (SARUK) have purchased former CFR 0-8-0T No. 764.158 (formerly No. 764.344) for use on the Sibiu Agnita Railway. No. 764.158 is being shipped to the UK for a full overhaul at the Flour Mill Works at Bream in Gloucestershire.

Robert Stephenson & Hawthorns 0-6-0T No. 39Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 6, 2024 @ 09:07:49
The Robert Stephenson & Hawthorns Comany built 0-6-0T (Works No. 6947) No. 39, has been placed on display in the new Hopetown, Darlington museum at Darlington (the new name for Head of Steam Museum).

MINAZ 2-6-0 No. 1440Posted by: Ivo Rutishauser on Jul 6, 2024 @ 09:07:05
Correct works no. Is 42565 (42656 was a 4-6-2 for the Atlantic Coast Line). Driver Diameter is 50’’, Cylinders 17’’x24’’

Staveley Coal & Iron Co 0-4-0ST No. 1 'Pixie'Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 6, 2024 @ 05:07:08
The former Staveley Coal & Iron Co Bagnall built 0-4-0ST (Works No. 2090) No. 1 "Pixie", formerly owned by the legendry Reverend Teddy Boston who ran her on the former Cadeby Light Railway in his back garden, is back operational again as she has been launched back into service at the Richmond Light Railway following completion of her overhaul.

British Railways 4-6-2 No. 60532 'Blue Peter'Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 5, 2024 @ 08:07:22
The ex LNER A2 Pacific No. 60532 "Blue Peter", is to be welcomed back onto the mainline and heritage railway circuit, with a special event laid on by her owners the Royal Scot Locomotive and General Trust and Locomotive Services Ltd, to be held at London’s Kings Cross Station on the 13th of July 2024. No. 60532 in her new BR Blue livery will be on display at Kings Cross Station for an hour and ten miniutes from 13:00 before departing for York along the famous East Coast mainline with a special demonstration train at 14:10.

Harrogate Gas Works 0-6-0ST No. 'Harrogate'Posted by: Russell Newman on Jul 5, 2024 @ 07:07:47
The former Harrogate Gas Works Peckett built 0-6-0ST (Works No. 2050) No. 291 "Harrogate", is now undergoing its 10 year overhaul in the workshops of the Statfold Barn Railway.
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