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55 022 NOW SCHEDULED TO ATTEND THE NENE VALLEY RAILWAY SPRING DIESEL GALA

18 Mar , 2017  

55 022 is now planned to be in operation at the Nene Valley Railway’s Spring Diesel Gala taking place between Friday 7th and Sunday 9th April. The loco will be operating in it’s current guise of 55 018 ‘Ballymoss’, the light engine move from Grosmont to Wansford should take place around the 4th or 5th […]

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55 022 TO ATTEND THE DELTIC PRESERVATION SOCIETY’S 40th ANNIVERSARY EVENT

15 Jan , 2017  

To celebrate their 40th anniversary, our friends at the Deltic Preservation Society are holding a special celebration at the Bluebell Railway, this will take place between Friday 6th and Sunday 8th October. We are delighted to announce that 55 022 ‘Royal Scots Grey’ will be taking part in this event, which should feature 3 other […]

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HAPPY NEW YEAR & LATEST NEWS – 55 022 TO VISIT NENE VALLEY RAILWAY

1 Jan , 2017  

Firstly, all involved with 55 022 and D9016 hope you have all had a great Christmas and send our best wishes for the New Year We are delighted to advise news regarding additional planned work for 2017. Following the success of 2016’s visit, 55 022 ‘Royal Scots Grey’ will be making a return to the […]

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‘RSG’ ALL OK AT GROSMONT….

19 Dec , 2016  

Whilst at Grosmont this weekend, I made the time to give RSG an operational check over, don’t like the thought of all those little electrical contacts doing nothing while out in the wind and rain. All was found to be super dooper and doing what she should bless her, thanks to teamdiesel at Grosmont MPD […]

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55 022 PLANS TO VISIT THE SEVERN VALLEY DIESEL GALA

12 Dec , 2016  

We are delighted to announce that 55 022 is scheduled to visit the Severn Valley Railway’s diesel gala taking place between the18th and 20th May 2017. As always, this should be a fantastic event for diesel fans with a large variety of traction types in operation along the 16 mile scenic railway. In addition there […]

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TIMINGS FOR 55 022 TUESDAY 18TH OCTOBER WANSFORD TO GROSMONT.

17 Oct , 2016  

55 022, now running as 55 018 ‘Ballymoss’ is scheduled to return to Grosmont on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway tomorrow from her break away at the Nene Valley Railway. Our time at the Nene valley Railway has been very enjoyable and I’d like to thank everyone there for being so supportive, the railway sure […]

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55 022 NOW 55 018 etc!!

17 Oct , 2016  

Most viewers of this site will be well aware that 55 022 has ran as 55 003 and became 55 007 ‘Pinza’ last July. The locos temporary identity was changed again late on Saturday night inside the shed at Wansford on the Nene Valley Railway and the loco has now become what was one of […]

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NENE VALLEY RAILWAY DIESEL GALA 14TH TO 16TH OCTOBER

5 Oct , 2016  

55 022 is scheduled to work the following trains at the Nene Valley railway’s Diesel Gala between Friday 14th and Sunday 16th October:- Friday 14th October 09.10 Wansford to Fletton Junction. 09.55 Fletton Junction to Orton Mere. 10.45 Orton Mere to Fletton Junction. 11.00 Fletton Junction to Orton Mere. 11.20 Orton Mere to Fletton Junction. 11.50 Fletton Junction to Orton Mere. […]

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NENE VALLEY RAILWAY – EAST COAST DIESELS EVENT – SATURDAY 17TH & SUNDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER.

6 Sep , 2016  

Details regarding the Nene Valley Railway’s ‘East Coast Diesels’ event on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th September are now available. This promises to be another great few days with 55 022 running as 55 007 ‘Pinza’ along the picturesque Nene Valley route and we hope you will join us and help to ensure this is […]

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YET ANOTHER ADDITIONAL DRIVER EXPERIENCE DAY AT THE N.V.R.

6 Sep , 2016  

Thanks to the huge popularity of the opportunity to drive 55 022 ‘Royal Scots Grey’ while running as 55 007 ‘Pinza’, another additional day has been added to the schedule at the Nene Valley Railway. This is Monday 10th October, meaning that 22 now has a full 7 day week of work for the rest […]