The overhaul of our 0-4-0ST Peckett Northern Gas Board Number One has begun, last week she returned to Darlington for the work to begin. Below are a few pictures of what has been done so far.

NGB Number 1 in the yard ready to go into the workshop, with Kurt looking on.

Outside the workshop Richard power washed the locomotive.

Waiting to enter the workshop.

Once inside the workshop work begins on stripping the loco down. Lee is seen inside the smoke box.

Once the saddle tank and pipework are taken off more work can commence.

The saddle tank seen inside the workshop ready for repairs to start,

Once the cab of the locomotive is off the frames work started on repainting and repairs, Brian is seen painting the cab roof.

The saddle stank seen at the early stages of repair.