Ffestiniog Railway Steam Locomotive Availability 2008

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This article records the current status of the operational FR locomotive fleet.
Locomotive Built Fuel Availability Condition Notes Source Date Carriage Rating
Prince 1863 oil No Undergoing winter maintenance . GA Nov 08. 5
Palmerston 1864 coal Yes Available
for use
. GA Sep 08 5
Merddin Emrys 1879 coal Yes Available
for use
. GA Aug 08 12
Earl of Merioneth 1979 coal No Top end bogie removed for repair . GA Sep 08 12
David Lloyd George 1992 oil Yes Available
for use
. GA Mar 06 12
Taliesin 1999 coal Yes Available
for use
. GA Dec 07 6
Linda 1893 oil No See 1 below Under repair See 1 below GA Jan 08 8
Blanche 1893 oil Yes Available
for use
. GA May 08 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 Yes Available
for use
. May 08 2
Britomart (Privately owned) 1899 coal Yes Available
for use
. . May 07 2

Notes

Linda Frames still on table in erecting shop, tender - 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.

Follow the links below for details as at the end of year given.

FR Steam Locomotive Availability
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