Bury Standard 4 Group - Restoring 80097 and 46428

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Workshop Update 18th June 2019

  Now that 80097 is in service our shed has been cleaned, painted, the pit cleaned, pit lights cleaned and painted and a A frame constructed in our shed to…

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Gift Aid Appeal

80097 has now completed a total of 60 steamings on The East Lancashire Railway. She is proving her worth by being very reliable and popular with footplate crews and travelling…

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Gift Aid Appeal

Bury Steam Locomotive Company Ltd Annual Meeting 2019

  The Bury Steam Locomotive Co. Ltd. will hold their Annual General Meeting on Thursday 16-5-2019 in The FXP building on Bury Bolton Street Station, Bury, starting at 19:30 hours. …

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80097 Supporters Launch Day

  BR Standard Class 4 mt  2-6-4T  loco   No 80097   After the full line, loaded running in January, 80097 went back into our workshop for adjustments following the trials.…

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80097 Supporters Launch Day

 

 

80097 is now completed and undergoing trials. She will then enter service with the East Lancashire Railway at Bury.

 

Our fund raising must continue to enable us to pay off the large loan we took out for the major boiler rebuild and also go towards ongoing maintenance of the loco.

 

Become a supporter, join us as a member, buy shares in the loco company, give a donation, purchase an item from our online shop, either for yourself or a friend, or volunteer to help at our base in Bury on the East Lancashire Railway.

 

 

 

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About 80097

80097

Our own 80097 was originally allocated to the Eastern Region at Plaistow in December 1954 and subsequently Tilbury and Stratford.…

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About 46428

46428

Built at Crewe Works and entered traffic on the 3rd December 1948. During its time with LMS and British Railways,…

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