Torbay Black 5

Author/Source: 

Tom Ketteridge

Editors Notes: 

Over the weekend of 9th/10th June 2018 the south's "go-to" locomotive, Black 5 no 45212, was used on two tours to Torbay, on the Saturday running for The Railway Touring Company from Bristol to Kingswear and back to Taunton on the "Dartmouth Express" and then, on the Sunday, on the "Cathedrals Express" from Taunton to Dartmouth and back to Slough via Castle Cary and Swindon for Steam Dreams. We see it at Cockwood Harbour and then at Wyke Bridge near Bruton on the latter.

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