NGG16 Number 143 - builders plate, speedo, and oily dirt
Words are unnecessary - didn't all of us start out being rail enthusiasts something like this ?
After having just taken water, Garratt No. 87 runs around its train in preparation to take the 10:0am train to Beddgelert. This locomotive was built by John Cockerill of Seraing, Belgium in 1936 f... (more)
Garratt No. 87 has just arrived at Beddgelert after a superb run from Caernarfon. This locomotive was built by John Cockerill of Seraing, Belgium in 1936 for South African Railways. On the return ... (more)
The world's first Garrett locomotive, built in Manchester by Beyer-Peacock in 1909 for service in Tasmania, takes water on a wet, murky day in preparation to haul the first train of the day to Rhy... (more)
2-6-2+2-6-2 NG16 class Beyer -Garratt on the lower levels of the Welsh Highland railway before the climb up to Rhydd Ddu
NG143 takes water in readiness to haul the 1525 departure to Rhyd Ddu. This locomotive was built in Manchester in 1958 for service in South Africa and members of this class are the largest 2ft gau... (more)