‘50s@50’ event shaping up nicely


THE Class 50 Alliance has confirmed the latest  additions to the line-up
for the Severn Valley Railway’s
Class 50 Golden Jubilee gala event
on October 4-6.
Garcia Hanson’s No. 50008 Thunderer, Neil Boden’s No. 50017 Royal Oak and No. 50050 Fearless, and Paul Spracklen’s No. 50026 Indomitable are the latest to join this one-off event to mark the 50th year of the class
The addition of these four should see 10 Class 50s in operation over the three days. The line up so far includes: Nos. 50007, 50008, 50017, 50026 (subject to completion of engine repairs), 50031, 50033 (subject to completion of overhaul), 50035, 50044 (subject to completion of engine repairs), 50049 and 50050.

Read more in the August issue of RE.

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