Wroxham Broad leaves the railway
28 February 2014
Wroxham Broad left the railway in January.
New-look Lady Wakefield
Lady Wakefield, back ‘on shed’ at Ravenglass, after delivery on 6th December.
26 February 2014
Permanent Way Notes David Moseley, Permanent Way Foreman With the season coming to an end, the opportunity was taken to attend to some minor maintenance jobs prior to the
Douglas achieves highest mileage
Douglas Ferreira achieved the highest mileage of the fleet for 2013, covering 11,179¾ miles. The next highest was Northern Rock with 7,618½, then visitor Wroxham Broad with 5,956 miles.
March magazine published
The March magazine has now been published.
December 2013 Magazine Number 211
8 December 2013
The December magazine has been published. View as pdf
Lady Wakefield returns
Lady Wakefield returned to the railway following a rebuild at TMA Engineering in Birmingham. She took a trip up the line on 6 December, pictured here at Dalegarth.
River Mite in service
9 November 2013
River Mite returned to traffic on 30 July 2013. It was overhauled during the 2012/13 winter. It had been expected to return to service in the spring, but the overhaul
River Irt overhaul
10 September 2013
River Irt is currently under repair at Numech in Workinton. In January, the boiler was sent away for a re-tube and rivet/stay repairs, returning to Ravenglass on 5th July. The
River Esk overhaul update
River Esk is currently stored, unserviceable. River Esk was in the middle of a major overhaul at the time of the workshop fire. The chassis had been completely stripped so