Early February update

Astounding progress continues to be made with the tender, axlebox and other tender castings have been produced by William Cook Cast Products, the frames are being assembled by ID Howitt at Crofton, the tender tank construction is well under way by North View Engineering Solutions Ltd, Darlington (NVES) and the tender wheelsets assembled by South Devon Railway Engineering have been returned to Darlington Locomotive Works (DLW).  All photos by Daniela Filová

You can find out more about The Tender Club and how to join it here.

The tender ‘manhole’ cover, considerably larger than the filler fitted to No. 2001

The tender tank at North View Engineering (NVE) with the beading in place

The tender tank top showing the flush-fitting top

NVE are also assembling the Kylchap blastpipe tops