Locomotives & Rolling Stock

Over 30 locomotives are based at the KWVR. Most can be seen by visitors, but some are housed away from public view whilst under restoration for future use.

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British Railways Standard Class 4MT 4-6-0 No.75078

A stalwart of the Railway for almost 20 years, 75078 is now back in action along the Worth Valley after a lengthy and thorough overall.

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United States of America Transportation Corp. Class S160 2-8-O No. 582O

Built in 1945 by Lima in the USA for service in Europe during WW2, 5820 arrived in the UK in 1977 and is now part of the operational fleet.

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War Department (WD) Austerity 2-8-0 90733

Built to a wartime design for use in the war effort, WD 90733 is now an integral part of the operating fleet.

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British Railways (Midland Railway) 4F 0-6-0 43924

The first locomotive to be saved from Woodham's scrapyard in South Wales, 43924 is now a regular performer on the Railway.

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Taff Vale Railway Class 02 0-6-2T No. 85

Built in 1899 for the Taff Vale Railway in South Wales, No. 85 arrived on the Railway in 1970 and it's latest overhaul was completed in February 2016, return to traffic in operational condition at the Winter Steam Gala

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London & North Western Railway 0-6-2T ‘Coal Tank’ No. 1O54

A veteran of over 125 years service, 1054 can be seen occasionally on vintage and, sparingly, on lightly loaded service trains.

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Hudswell Clarke & Co. Ltd. 0-6-0T side tank No. 17O4 ‘Nunlow’

Built for heavy freight haulage at Earle's Cement works in Derbyshire, 'Nunlow' can occasionally be seen on Worth valley trains.

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Haydock Foundry 0-6-0WT Well Tank ‘Bellerophon’

Returned to steam in 1985, 'Bellerophon' can be seen in regular operation on the Foxfield Railway in Staffordshire.

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Cranford Ironstone Manning Wardle 0-6-0ST Saddle Tank ‘Sir Berkerley’

A humble contractor's engine, 'Sir Berkeley' is on loan to the Middleton Railway in Leeds.

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London Midland & Scottish Railway Class 5MT (‘Black 5’) 4-6-0 No. 45212

Having had the distinction of heading the last revenue earning train for British Railway in 1968, 45212 is now returning to the mainline.

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British Railways, Bulleid West Country Pacific 4-6-2 No. 34092 ‘City of Wells’

After rescue from Barry scrapyard and restored for use on the main line, 'City of Wells' has now returned to service once again after a 25 year restoration to running order.

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