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The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust is delighted to have been awarded a grant by the Tees Valley Community Foundation. This award has been made possible thanks to TVCF donors. The grant is specifically to help the Trust build its volunteer base,...
Tornado, Our Latest News, Prince of Wales, Our Latest News
It is no exaggeration to say that David Elliott was a pioneer of new build steam. Since he began volunteering in 1991, David has made possibly the greatest contribution to the objectives of The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust of any one individual, and...
The Communication Cord, The Communication Cord, The Communication Cord
02 February 2022
Prince of Wales, Our Latest News
The 1st February 2022 saw a significant milestone when No. 2007 Prince of Wales had both sets of coupling rods fitted for the first time.
The left-hand set had been mounted on their crank pins...
01 February 2022
24 January 2022
Ben McDonald is the A1 Steam Locomotive Trust’s Group Engineering Director for Tornado and Prince of Wales as well as being a Great Central and RPSI volunteer. Nick Brodrick breaks into his busy...
11 January 2022
We are disappointed to announce the postponement of the P2 Roadshow at the London Transport Museum which has been planned for Saturday 29th January. We know that many of you were looking forward...
01 January 2022
25 December 2021
Howco at Irvine, Scotland has made good progress with the initial machining of parts for the cylinder block and has commenced welding them together. The middle cylinder assembly is progressing...