Thomas the Tank Engine

No.1 "Thomas"
An Austerity Class 4F 0-6-0T built as a saddle tank by the Hunslet Engine Company of Leeds in 1952. It was later rebuilt with side tanks by the Mid Hants Railway.

It visited the GCR in 2012 to take part in Thomas the Tank Engine events.

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This weekend

One steam locomotive and our Diesel Railcar are in action this weekend 22nd and 23rd January 2022.

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