European Train Control System project sees first components fitted in the tender locker.
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As part of the development of the national rail network, the deployment of digital signalling has been authorised on the East Coast Main Line from Kings Cross. From 2026, all trains on the route will need to be fitted with ETCS to...
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An award from The National Lottery Heritage Fund will enable redevelopment of heritage buildings as well as a community engagement programme to celebrate the Stockton and Darlington Railway (S&DR).
The award of £3,211,632, made...
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Since its arrival back at Darlington Locomotive Works (DLW), Tornado's boiler has been subject to much activity with the replacement of many of the overhauled fittings and a start made on recladding the cleaned and painted boiler...
10 December 1993
A1 PROJECT ON-TRACK FOR LAYING FRAMES OF FIRST MAINLINE STEAM LOCOMOTIVE FOR
OVER 30 YEARS IN MARCH 1994
Locomotive specification finalised and support coach acquired. Appeal for specialist...
09 July 1993
A1SLT SIGNS PARTNERSHIP WITH DONCASTER COUNCIL
Locomotive will be built in Doncaster - A1 Steam Locomotive Trust Limited awarded Charitable Status.
The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust, which is...
19 April 1993
The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust, which is building the new ex-LNER Class A1 Pacific No. 60163, continued to move forward during March and April 1993.
Drawings - During the...
21 January 1993
The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust, which is building the new ex-LNER class A1 pacific No. 60163, has formed a new company, `The Locomotive Construction Company Limited'. This wholly owned subsidiary...
29 August 1991
The A1 Locomotive Project is to hold its next road show at the Railway Enthusiasts' Club, 103 Hawley Lane, Farnborough, Hants on Friday 27th September at 19:30hrs.
The project is breaking new...
22 March 1991
The A1 Locomotive Trust is to hold its second road show at the Railway Enthusiasts' Club, 103 Hawley Lane, Farnborough, Hants on Tuesday 31st March at 19:30hrs. The project is breaking new ground...