Bo’ness Caledonian No. 419 overhaul completed in time for Caledonian reunion gala

THE overhaul of Bo’ness & Kinneil Railway-based McIntosh 439 class 0-4-4T No. 419 has been completed, and by the time this issue of The RM goes on sale, the St Rollox-built loco will have taken part in the railway’s grand Caledonian Railway Reunion gala with the Strathspey Railway’s ‘812’ 0-6-0 No. 828.

The flagship of the Scottish Railway Preservation Society stands on shed on October 27, its distinctive Perth Blue livery looking resplendent in the sun. IAN LOTHIAN

Read more News and Features in the November issue of The RM – on sale now!

Enjoy more of The Railway Magazine reading every month. Click here to subscribe.

Comments

comments