Stars of the Mid-Hants Spring Steam Gala 2014 Part 4 – U Class 31806

This U class locomotive was one of three Richard Maunsell design’s running at the Watercress Line Spring Steam Gala 2014 (the others being 850 Lord Nelson and schools class 925 Cheltenham).  The U class is a personal favourite engine type of mine and are a well-built design, a typical product of Maunsell.  This particular example…

Santa Special!

As we come towards the end of November (and not to mention Movember), we approach December and Santa Special season.  This is Locoyard.com’s first Christmas season and as with many seasonal events, we will be celebrating here!  “And how?” I hear you ask – well we start 1st December at 6AM (GMT) with day 1…