34007 'Wadebridge'34007 'Wadebridge'No. 34007 'Wadebridge' is the oldest survivor of her type, and is seen here waiting at Ropley with her goods train. She returned from some Winter repairs just in time for this event.
Visitors 80
Modified 15-Feb-15
Created 15-Feb-15
17 photos

This year's Spring Gala was brought forwards to mid-February, and featured two guests.

Visiting were:

BR "Britannia" No. 70000 'Britannia', returning at this event having spent most of 2014 at Ropley for repairs,
LNER A4 No. 4464 'Bittern', spending 2015 at the MHR whilst space in the works becomes available for her mainline overhaul.

Resident:

Southern Railway "Lord Nelson" No. 850 'Lord Nelson',
Southern Railway "V" No. 925 'Cheltenham,
BR Unrebuilt Light Pacific No. 34007 'Wadebridge',
BR "Black Five" No. 45379
'Britannia' at Medstead'Cheltenham' arrives925 at MedsteadBittern arrives at MedsteadBittern arrives at Medstead'Bittern' at Medstead and Four Marks4464 at Arlesford34007 'Wadebridge'4464 departs Ropley'Bittern' & 'Wadebridge''Light' GoodsWest Country GoodsBR Standard 4MT No. 76017BR Ivatt 2MT No. 4131245379 approaches Ropley45379 at Ropley45379 runs round

Categories & Keywords
Category:Transportation
Subcategory:Railway
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Keywords:Alton, Arlesford, Heritage Railway, Locomotives, MHR, Medstead, Mid Hants Railway, Preservation, Preserved, Ropley, Steam, Steam Loco, Steam Locomotive, Trains, Watercress Line