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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London Midland & Scottish Ivatt Class 2MT 2-6-2T No. 41241

An ideal locomotive both in size and authenticity for the branch, 41241 is currently the subject of a rebuild ready for the 5oth anniversary celebrations.

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British Railways Standard Class 2MT 2-6-0 No. 78022

Rescued from Barry scrapyard in 1975, restored to working order in 1993, 78022 is now waiting for assessment with a view to being returned to steam once again.

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Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway Class 25 ‘Ironclad’ 0-6-0 No.957

Affectionately known as 'The Green Dragon' in 'The Railway Children' film, 957 now its turn for a return to working order.

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London Midland & Scottish Railway 5XP ‘Jubilee’ Class 4-6-0 No.45596 ‘Bahamas’

Having run on the mainline for over 20 years in the 70s, 80's and 90s, 45596 is destined for the mainline again when restoration is complete.

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Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway Class 23 0-6-0ST Saddle Tank No.752

Having starred in the celebration of 150 years of the Liverpool & Manchester Railway, 752 is in the process of being restored and may steam in the not too distant future.

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