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Kilmersdon arrives at the Watercress Line

15 March 2021. The Trust’s 1929-built Peckett ‘Kilmersdon’ – the last steam engine to work the Somerset coalfield – arrived at Alresford today and was then towed to Ropley for assessment. The loco, having been…

Trust seeks new Museum Curator

3 February 2021. The Trust is seeking a Museum Curator to assume responsibility for the extensive collection of museum items. The collection comprises artefacts, rolling stock and photographs, the latter undergoing a programme of digitisation.…

53808 and our PMV at the Steam Illuminations

 19 December 2020. Here are two Trust assets with an important role in the Watercress Line's 'Steam Illuminations' – which are still bookable on various dates until 3 January. Next to the familiar sight of…