20 December 2012.
TWO months after gaining main line certification, the National Railway Museum’s 55002 The King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry made its first main line outings since 1982 during November. Its first duty took place on November 6, when it was involved in a move which took ‘A4’ 60008 Dwight D. Eisenhower from York Wagon Works to the NRM’s workshops.
15 November 2012.
MORE than 40 years after withdrawal from BR, the last Class 11 which was still in commercial use has been sold for preservation. 12088, a former HNRC machine which had been based at UK Coal’s Widdrington Disposal Point since 1996 and then stored at Butterwell from 2011, has been sold to a member of the Aln Valley Railway.
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