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Group Update 23 May 2022

23rd May, 2022

BR Standard Class 4    2–6–4 T     No  80097   Our loco 80097 returned to service after her winter overhaul on 23rd April. After a couple of weeks running we found that the steam brake needed further attention and she was withdrawn so that this could…

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Bury Steam Locomotive Co. Ltd. AGM

5th April, 2022

                                                                  Bury Steam locomotive Co. Ltd.                                                                                        Company Reg. No. 01899751 Registered office: …

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Workshop Update 8th March

8th March, 2022

      BR Standard Class 4    2–6–4 T     No  80097   While the railway was shut down for January and part of February, we took the opportunity for 80097 to have winter maintenance, which is being done by Alan, Carl, Nigel, Christian and Matt.…

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Group Update 10th January 2022

10th January, 2022

  A Happy New Year to all our Members and Supporters.   During December quite a few of our team were involved in the ELR Santa trains but there had still been some restoration activity happening behind the scenes.     BR Standard Class 4   …

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Group Update 10th January 2022

Workshop Update 8th November 2021

8th November, 2021

  BR Standard Class 4    2–6–4 T     No  80097   80097 continues to be regularly rostered on the ELR on both service and dining trains.   She is maintained by the small team of Alan, Carl and Matt.       Ivatt ‘Mogul’  Class 2…

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Group Update 18th October 2021

18th October, 2021

  BR Standard Class 4    2–6–4 T     No  80097   80097 continues to be regularly rostered on the ELR on both service and dining trains.   She is maintained by the small team of Alan, Carl and Matt.       Ivatt ‘Mogul’  Class 2…

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Group Update 18th October 2021

Group Update 5th August 2021

5th August, 2021

    BR Standard Class 4    2–6–4 T     No  80097   80097 continues to be a mainstay in the ELR rosters and runs regularly on both service and dining trains now that the railway is on five day running.   The small team of Alan,…

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Group Update 26th June 2021

26th June, 2021

BR Standard Class 4    2–6–4 T     No  80097   80097 has been a mainstay in the ELR rosters and has run regularly since the railway reopened on the 1st May.   She has run both service and dining trains and with the start of the…

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Group Update 26th June 2021

Group Update 14th May

14th May, 2021

  BR Standard Class 4    2–6–4 T     No  80097   A cold water boiler exam took place on the 19th February, which she passed. Note - Even though the engine is not running, she still has to have mandatory boiler tests at fixed intervals and…

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Shop Coach Reopens

29th April, 2021

  Shop Coach Reopening   The ELR Trackside pub opened on the 12th April and our fund raising Shop Coach, following an extensive Spring clean, opened on Sunday 18th and 25th April. The covid precautions put in place last Autumn are still applicable.   At…

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Shop Coach Reopens