Tornado on the Cornishman Express

Tornado on the Cornishman Express

A rather dull and misty day but what can we expect on a Bank Holiday! 60163 Tornado at the head of a ten coach train making good progress along the Dawlish sea wall and seen again as it entered Cornwall. This was the first time it has passed over the Royal Albert...
Great Britain X Tour Highlights

Great Britain X Tour Highlights

The weekend saw us out and about with our roaming cam to capture the Great Britain X Tour. Headed by Braunton (Still in disguise as Lord Dowding) and Royal Scot we were treated to one slow and one fast pass of our static cameras. We had ventured out to Exeter St...
The Great Britain X

The Great Britain X

This year’s Great Britain Tour is now upon us with LMS Royal Scot Class7P 4-6-0 no 46100 Royal Scot BR(S) Rebuilt Light Pacific 4-6-2 and no 34046 Braunton double heading the tour past our cameras. The details and timings for Dawlish are as follows : Saturday...
Tornado News

Tornado News

It has been announced that 60163 Tornado will be the engine to haul the first three Torbay Express steam trains this coming summer. The dates are on Sundays June 18th, July 2nd and July 23rd. This is in addition to appearing on the Cornishman on Monday 29th May. The...