Dutchess of Sutherland


This locomotive was used on the Preston to Chester leg of the 2004 tour. It is one of the last Coronation class locomotives.

Class 57

Class 57

This is one of a few refurbished class 47 locomotives, now designated class 57. It is owned by West Coast Railways and was used on our Chester excursion.

Class 47


This locomotive was used to St. Austel and Inverness as can be seen from the headboard. On every occasion this class of locomotive has performed impeccably, this possibly being due to West Coast Railways good maintenance.

Class 37


The Class 37 is a diesel-electric locomotive also known as the English Electric Type 3, the Class was ordered as part of the British Rail modernisation plan.