Ffestiniog Railway Steam Locomotive Availability 2007
This page records the status, as advised, of the fleet at the end of 2007.
|Princess||1863||coal||No||Worked the last train on 1st August 1946 before the nine years of temporary closure and not used since||On display in Spooners||n/a||n/a|
|Welsh Pony||1867||coal||No||Withdrawn from service in 1938 after failing a hydraulic test and not used since||Not on Public display. In store at Glan-y-Pwll||Wiki||n/a|
|Livingston Thompson||1886||coal||No||Withdrawn from service in 1971. Cosmetic restoration in 1988||On loan to the National Railway Museum in York||n/a|
|Earl of Merioneth||1979||coal||Yes||Available
|Re-entered service 25/8/07 Black livery + mauve nameplates||GA||August 07||12|
|David Lloyd George||1992||oil||Yes||Available
|Linda||1893||oil||See 1 below||Under repair||See 1 below||FR E-group posting 36467; GA||Jul 06||8|
|Mountaineer||1916||oil||No||Boiler certificate expired Feb 2006||Stored at Glan-y-Pwll pending resources for overhaul||GA||Feb 06||8|
|Lilla (Privately owned)||1891||coal||No||Undergoing a major overhaul in the works and is awaiting a new boiler||Boiler being fabricated in house||.||Apr 07||?|
|Britomart (Privately owned)||1899||coal||Yes||Available
Linda Frames still on table in erecting shop, tender moved from old loco shed to 3 Road where a start has been made on mock ups of bunker / shovelling plate. Work has been undertaken on horns & boxes; the new glands have been machined up; the new neck rings are all done before grinding the slide bars (now done) and will be offerd up shortly. Progress might well increase now Merddin is back on his wheels.
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