Jul 27

British Gypsum No. 2 Ready for the Show

VoBR-VanguardOur 1967 built, Vanguard diesel shunter, British Gypsum No. 2 has been restored by a small team of volunteers at the Vale of Berkeley Railway, just in time to be on show at the Gloucestershire Vintage & Country Extravaganza, 5th to 7th August, South Cerney.

For details see http://www.glosvintageextravaganza.co.uk/

This Thomas Hill built, 4wDH loco, works number TH184V spent most of it’s working lifeat the British Gypsum works in Mountfield, before then moving to Electro Motive at Longport, Stoke on Trent. It is now privately owned and arrived at the Vale of Berkeley Railway in April.