British Steam Engines: City of Truro & More
Join US for a journey around Britain uncovering hidden gems and jumping aboard famous steam engines. We begin at Rothley Station and a close encounter of the "steamy" kind with 60163 Tornado. The most modern locomotive built in Britain the Tornado is a most impressive machine. Next stop is Porthmadog on the Ffestiniog Railway for a brief history lesson and stunning views of Double Fairlie Merddin Emrys as she receives some loving attention. Then it's back to the Great Central Railway and the Santa Special sitting patiently at Ruddington Fields is none other than 3440 City of Truro (renumbered in 1912 to 3717). We round our program off with visits to the North Yorkshire Moors Railway Keighley and Worth Valley Railway and the Bluebell Railway catching 60007 Nigel Gresley 41241 and 672 Fenchurch along the way.