Recently outshopped Simplex T class 101T020, with smaller Simplex brothers 40 SD 529 and 60 S 364 as test load in the country park, with Driver, Erik Peterson at the controls. Subject to HMRI type approval, this T-series will be the only "original condition" loco operating timetabled passenger trains in the UK during 2003. Dates of running; when confirmed will be posted at GVLR.org.uk. Note the working headlight, interlocked with the direction gears, which will be needed later in the season when the Halloween and Bonfire Night trains are operated.
|Copyright||copyright Paul Sharpe|
|Taken||24 November 2002|