The Winter Steam Gala of 2015 was held during March 2015, highlighting the event was SR West Country No.34092 ‘Wells’ featuring at its first Winter Steam Gala since returning to steam.
The Autumn Gala held in October 2015 featured resident engine BR 8F No.90733 transformed into No.90711, an engine once stabled at Bradford Low Moor Shed. The event also saw BR 4MT No.75078 fully lined out for the first time since returning from overhaul earlier in the year.
January 2015 saw the return of BR 4MT No.75078 after overhaul at Haworth. Following its return, BR 4MT no.75078 ran in a plain black livery until final lining out was carried out in preparation for the Autumn Steam Gala.
See below a short trailer of this excellent DVD
Other events were held at the railway during 2015 including Vintage Train Services with LNWR ‘Coal Tank’ No.1054, Santa Special services and many other too. A wide collection of running days are featured throughout the DVD including lineside shots an aspect not usually available to the general public.
Steam engines featured on the DVD include:
– LMS 4F No.43924
– SR West Country No.34092 ‘Wells’
– BR 4MT No.75078
– BR 8F No.90733
– USATC S160 No.5820
– Hudswell Clarke No.1704 ‘Nunlow’
– LNWR ‘Coal Tank’ No.1054
– 0-6-0 Manning Wardle No.1210 ‘Sir Berkeley’