JOHN Cameron’s Gresley ‘A4’ No. 60009 Union of South Africa and the Battle of Britain Locomotive Society’s Bulleid 4-6-2 No. 34081 92 Squadron paired up again for the second time in a year at the Nene Valley Railway’s Steam in Green weekend on September 1-2.
The two Pacifics were in charge of all trains during the day, double-heading the final service train of the day on the Saturday.
A week later, No. 34081 left Wansford for the North Yorkshire Moors Railway where, following firebox repairs, it was expected to take part in the NYMR’s Autumn Gala on September 28-30.
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Here, No. 60009 works a well-loaded train at Castor on September 2. GARETH GRIFFITHS
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