Quintet steam at Threlkeld museum’s August gala

THRELKELD Quarry and Mining Museum’s July 27-28 Annual Steam Gala featured four guest steam locomotives. 

Bagnall 0-4-0ST Kidbrooke (2043/1917) from Yaxham Light Railway and Statfold Barn Railway trio Peckett 0-6-0ST Liassic (1632/1923), Kerr, Stuart ‘Wren’ 3128/1918 Roger and Hunslet 0-4-0ST Jack Lane (3904/2005) joined Threlkeld resident Bagnall 0-4-0ST Sir Tom for the event.

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Bagnall 0-4-0ST Sir Tom with a track-laying train and Priestman Cub crane at the railhead of the extension to Threlkeld’s line on July 26. There are superb views from the new stretch of line. ROBERT FALCONER

The extended running line featured during the July 26 pre-event photo charter.

Read more in the September 2019 issue of The RM – on sale now!

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