News Archive for September 2017

 Class 57 replaces booked Steam Locomotive on The Royal Duchy

Published on 3rd September 2017

Owing to paperwork issues not allowing No. 46100 'Royal Scot' to leave the West Somerset Railway to work its booked charter.

West Coast Railways provided Class 57/3 No.57313 to haul 'The Royal Duchy' charter from Bristol Temple Meads to Par on the 3rd September 2017. The 1Z37 08:52 from Bristol passes 40 Steps, Taunton on route to the English Riviera.

(Photo: S A Ginn)


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