December 2017 – Winter maintenance

With Tornado’s season finished, the locomotive was taken by road to Locomotive Maintenance Services in Loughborough (which is not rail connected) for routine winter maintenance including a cylinder re-bore.

Tornado arrives at LMS on an Allelys’ low-loader – Steve Bates

No time was wasted in getting the overhaul started – Graeme Bunker-James

A shore line provides power for No. 60163’s lighting – Graeme Bunker-James