32678 to Join Centenary Celebrations for 376 "Norwegian"
32678 is to take part in celebrations to mark the 100th Birthday of K&ESR shedmate No 376 "Norwegian". The K&ESR's only tender engine was built in 1919 for use in Norway and spent some if it's career on snowplough duties within the Arctic Circle including working a line that has a station called "Hell"! FULL STORY HERE
138 Year-old Veteran In-Line For Fast Track Overhaul
Locomotive No 32678, one of two “Terriers” owned by The Terrier Trust CIO (TTT) and resident on the Kent & East Sussex Railway is to undergo a thorough overhaul at the line’s Rolvenden locomotive works, commencing before the turn of the year and expected to take six to seven months. FULL STORY HERE
Starring TV Role for 32678
On Wednesday 10 October, 32678 was in action hauling a mixed train comprising the K&ESR's beautifully restored "Birdcage" coach and two goods wagons to film sequences for a forthcoming TV documentary. The programme is due to air early in the New Year. Photograph © Phil Edwards
32678 in Charge of The Mixed
Saturday October 13 will probably be the last opportunity to see the 1880 veteran in action on the K&ESR in 2018. The diminutive loco will head a mixed train made up of passenger coaches and goods wagons departing from Tenterden Town Station at 11.30, 1.45 and 4.00pm. Further details here.