|Source: Railway Wonders of the World|
Welcome to the Lickey Incline blog devoted to the celebration of the railway and in particular the great days of steam trains both standard and narrow gauge, on the railways of Britain.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Firstly, there is The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust that has built the completely new 'A1' Tornado to the original design and with the help of the latest technology, for details click here. Secondly there is the Doncaster P2 Locomotive Trust - Cock O' The North LNER 2001, for details click here. Both appear to have made rapid progress since announcing their projects.
To read a contemporary article about the thinking lying behind the design of the P2s have a look at an article published in Railway Wonders of the World published in the 1930s, click here for the article
Friday, August 01, 2014
Alan Spencer, a fireman based at Bromsgrove MPD from 1963 till 1970, has set up a Facebook page at ‘The Lickey Incline and Bromsgrove MPD’