Indonesian sugar loco restored at Statfold Barn for new Barbados tourist railway

THE latest locomotive to be restored to steam at Statfold Barn is Arnold Jung (Jungenthal)  0-4-4-0T Mallet 2279/1914 Tjepper (Ceper Baru) No. 5. 

The 750mm- (2ft 6in-) gauge loco was imported for the Statfold collection several years ago.

Arnold Jung 0-4-4-0T Mallet 2279/1914 Tjepper No. 5 pictured in steam outside Statfold Barn Railway’s running shed on January 21. JOEY EVANS

It was never restored and seemed unlikely to be as Statfold Barn Railway focused attention on its 2ft-gauge collection, and lifted much of the rail forming the 2ft 6in-gauge element of its dual- (2ft-/2ft 6in-) gauge running line. 

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