Koyli to attend the Nene Valley Gala

Koyli is to attend the Nene Valley Railway Gala this year on the 28th, 29th and 30th of September.

Kolyi back at Barrow Hill

Kolyi has returned to the DPS depot at Barrow Hill to continue the install of OTMR and the TPWS.

ELR Report

The visit to the ELR went very well, with testing of 55002 and D9009 on the Thursday.  No issues were found with No 9 and the divert problem with No 2 was sorted.  Both loco's  on the test site going towards Heywood reached 54 mph with load 6 plus the rear Deltic on. 55002 worked all of it's diagrams plus an extra turn on [...]

55002 arrives at Bury

55002 arrives at Bury 55002 along with D9009 and 37275 have arrived at the ELR for the diesel gala this weekend.  The 2 Deltics will tomorrow do 60 mph testing between Bury and Heywood for thier return to mainline operation in due course. The Koyli group, DPS and Beaver sports hope that many Deltic enthusiasts will attend the diesel gala [...]

55002 Movement News. Updated with timings

By Tuesday (03/07/12) most of the TPWS/OTMR will be fitted to KOYLI. There is work still to do, so the loco will return to the DPS depot at Barrow Hill after going to the ELR. D9009/55002 move 4th July to Bury: 0Z55 BH 1340 M'thorpe 1431 Wakefield Kirkgate 1458 H Lodge Jn 1527 Hebden Bridge 1545 Rochdale 1608 Castleton E 1618

Published on  September 25th, 2011