preserved railways, thanks, timings

MONDAY 22ND MAY RSG KIDDERMINSTER TO WANSFORD ETC.

21 May , 2017  

Firstly, sincere thanks to all at the Severn Valley Railway for allowing us to play a part in their Spring Diesel Festival, which was possibly the most popular diesel gala of all time!! You made myself and our team feel welcome and it was a great pleasure to work with you all. Also special thanks […]

preserved railways, thanks

FANTASTIC 3 DAYS AT THE NENE VALLEY DIESEL GALA

10 Apr , 2017  

The Nene Valley Railway was another great event, helped immensely by nice weather on the Saturday and Sunday. It was good to see many Deltic fans in attendance and 55 022 being one of the star attractions, in its current disguise as 55 018 ‘Ballymoss’. Our sales stand did very well and as always it […]

sales, thanks

2017 Loco Calendar – now available

1 Dec , 2016  

We are delighted to announce that the 2017 55 022/D9016 Calendar is now available, apologies for being late once again, but the end result, sure has been worth waiting for!! The 2017 edition focuses entirely on 55 022 and D9016 over the years including fantastic British Rail and Preservation Era photographs kindly provided by Ian […]

Gallery, preserved railways, renovation, thanks

NEW TRACTION MOTOR BRUSHES PHOTOS

2 May , 2016  

The previous posting was missing the photos from Davie Horne of the new Traction Motor Brush work, seem to have problems uploading images to the site!! Anyway, here they are now….

Gallery, preserved railways, renovation, thanks

THANKS TO THE BO’NESS GUYS FOR RECENT WORK TO 55 022

2 May , 2016  

As mentioned a while ago, when 55 022 left Springburn and headed for Bo’ness, a few jobs were planned to be completed on the loco before heading off to the North Yorkshire Moors Railway with 26 038. The main work was installing a complete new set of Traction Motor Carbon Brushes to all 6 Traction […]

preserved railways, thanks

55 022 NOW AT BO’NESS

23 Mar , 2016  

Yesterday we completed our last day of maintenance at Springburn with a 6 Monthly exam, all was found to be in tip top condition, the only issue was having to sort out non working compressors. Thanks to Andy Marra as always for his help yesterday and particularly over the last 3 years, when he’s helped out on […]

sales, thanks

2016 Loco Calendar – now available

26 Nov , 2015  

The 2016 edition of our Calendar is now complete and available, containing another batch of superb photos of Deltics over the years. Locos included are 55 002, 007, 016, 017, 018, 021, 022 and 22 as 003. Thanks to Alistair McLean, Carl Looker, Jack Prentice, Glen Batten, Ian Kinnear, Ian Sell, Neil Sandham, Paul Hewertson, […]

other, sales, thanks

2016 Calendar – can you help?

15 Nov , 2015  

We’ve started work on the 2016 Calendar but would be pleased to receive some additional images – do you have any unseen or rarely seen quality deltic images you could contribute for the RSG 2016 Calendar? Ideally these would be shots from the BR era but outstanding photos from the preservation era will be considered […]

other, thanks

Glasgow update

14 Sep , 2015   Gallery

Amazingly, it is now just short of 2 and 1/2 years since 55 022 began working the ‘Translator Coach’/E.M.U. movements for GB Rail Freight. The movements across the City of Glasgow between K-B Rail Services, Glasgow Works at Springburn and Scotrail’s Shields T.M.D. are set to continue for the foreseeable future and hopefully other suitable […]

preserved railways, thanks

‘RSG’ NEW GUISE AND TIMES FOR FRIDAY 7TH AUGUST

28 Jul , 2015  

Thanks to all who attended the Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway’s Summer Diesel Gala last weekend, particularly those who travelled behind ‘Royal Scots Grey’. The loco ran on the Saturday under the guise of 55 003 ‘Meld’ as has been the case since mid February. On the Sunday morning myself and my good friend Alan Knight, […]