So work continues on Northern Gas Board Number One, we now have the locomotive back on its wheels as seem below,

Above is the front of the Peckett about to have the smoke box and tubes cleaned ready for a visit by the boiler inspector,

Above is a close up view inside the smoke box taken before sweeping the tubes,


As work progresses I will post more updates, but to finish with I must remind you all we still need your help, be it by joining the DRPS and volunteering or by making a donation to the DRPS your help is always appreciated.

Donations can be sent to :  Darlington Railway Preservation Society,
c/o The Secretary,
` 31 Hamilton Grove,
Redcar and Cleveland,

If you wish to volunteer why not pay use a visit between 6pm and 9pm on a Tuesday at our workshop in Darlington, just follow signs for the Head of Steam Museum/ Railway Museum and we are just next door. Our postcode is DL3 6ST.