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Wheels of Steel!

03 June 2020

Prince of Wales, Our Latest News

“IT’S GOT WHEELS, WHEELS OF STEEL” Sponsor a wheel and help to build Britain’s most powerful steam locomotive this Father’s Day As the project to build new Gresley class P2 steam locomotive No....

May boiler update

22 May 2020

Prince of Wales, Our Latest News

Since last year’s announcement of the placing of a £1m order for two new Diagram 118a boilers from DB Meiningen (DBM) significant progress has been made. We recently dispatched the regulator and...

Pony truck progess

22 May 2020

Prince of Wales, Our Latest News

We recently launched a £20,000 appeal – The Pony (Truck) Club – to fund the construction of the leading pony truck for No. 2007 Prince of Wales. We set a minimum target of 20 generous supporters...

The Yorkshire Post - P2 article

15 May 2020

Prince of Wales, Our Latest News

The Yorkshire Post recently carried a great article about the construction of the P2.  You can read the full article here. Photos by Bruce Rollinson, Yorkshire Post.

The Pony (Truck) Club is launched!

27 April 2020

Prince of Wales, Our Latest News

STEERING NO. 2007 PRINCE OF WALES TO COMPLETION WITH THE PONY (TRUCK) CLUB New fundraising initiative launched to help complete Britain’s most powerful steam locomotive Today we are...

Cylinder design and fabrication...

02 April 2020

Prince of Wales, Our Latest News

During this time design work on the P2 continues. Below you can see the cylinder block 3D CAD image, as at present, designed by David Elliott. The second image shows an interesting 'skeleton'...

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