Our locomotive is part way through an extensive overhaul. She will return to steam during 2018 with a fresh mainline ticket and will be available to haul charter trains on Network Rail metals once more. She will continue to hold all the relevant certifications, including OTMR.
We have our own fully equipped support coach, which is also certificated to run on the mainline. When in operation on the mainline we have our own fully trained support crew on board to attend to the loco's needs.
Kinlet Hall's current mainline bookings are:
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A locomotive like ours, originally designed as a mixed traffic locomotive, is very popular at Galas and special events. 4936 is available to attend such events from time to time and, having a mainline ticket, can arrive under her own steam by rail if your railway has a mainline connection.
If you wish to hire 4936 to attend a special event on your railway, please contact us
GWR ‘Hall’ class 4-6-0 no. 4936 ‘Kinlet Hall’ is to return to the West Somerset...
Kinlet Hall was withdrawn from service on the West Somerset Railway during October 2016 for...