Work continues at South Devon Engineering

All the old tyres have now been removed and the new ones fitted - work continues on the axle journals and crank pins.

The short YouTube clip shows the removal of the first...

Welcome to our new website. We would like to say a big "thank you" to the staff and students of SGS Berkeley Green UTC for all their efforts in producing the site - we hope you like it!

The image...

2874 left Swindon for the first time on November 30th 1918 and it seemed appropriate that on 11th November 2018 we  dedicated her survival to all of those brave men and women of The GWR who lost their lives in both...

Once our wheel sets arrived at South Devon Engineering, the work soon started to remove the old tyres - this involves moving the complete axles around the workshop and a large overhead crane  certainly helps.  

The wheels are each...

Whilst may be not directly involving 2874, Dapol have announced a limited edition 4mm scale model of 7820 Dinmore Manor. The locomotive will be produced in lined BR MT lined Black livery with a Churchward 3500 gallon tender, and will be  as...

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