JONATHAN Jones-Pratt’s ‘94XX’ 0-6-0PT No. 9466 has entered service at the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway at the start of an extended hire to the Cotswold line.
The Hawksworth pannier was trialled on a round trip on October 19, double-heading with another Hawksworth type – ‘Modified Hall’ No. 7903 Foremarke Hall – during the railway’s Cotswold Food & Drink Fayre.
They are pictured at Didbrook en route from Toddington to Cheltenham Racecourse.
No. 9466 was expected to make its solo debut during the weekend of October 26-27, sharing services with ‘42XX’ 2-8-0T No. 4270. JACK BOSKETT
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