Published on Aug 31, 2011
We’re delighted to announce that we have reached our target of £25,000 to help restore Koyli for use on preserved lines.Thank you.
On behalf of the National Railway Museum we would like to thank all those who donated towards the appeal; your support is much appreciated and has helped us return Koyli in good time and on budget.
Koyli will be at the following forthcoming events and we’d be delighted if you would join us to see her in action.
Deltic 50 celebration Friday 7 to Sunday 9 October, The National Railway Museum at Shildon
Koyli will also be attending the following events
NYMR diesel gala, 16th to 18th of Sept
Wensleydale 24th and 25th of Sept
Following Koyli’s successful restoration to heritage lines, the National Railway Museum has received many requests for the engine to be used for diesel galas and touring. In response to this enthusiasm, the Museum and volunteers have launched a new appeal to raise a further £25,000 to restore the engine to mainline operation.