‘A4’ and ‘Battle of Britain’ reunited at Nene Valley’s green steam weekend – The Railway Magazine
JOHN Cameron’s Gresley ‘A4’ No. 60009 Union of South Africa and the Battle of Britain Locomotive Society’s Bulleid 4-6-2 No. 34081 92 Squadron paired up again for the second time in a year at the Nene Valley Railway’s Steam in Green weekend on September 1-2.
The two Pacifics were in charge of all trains during the day, double-heading the final service train of the day on the Saturday.
A week later, No. 34081 left Wansford for the North Yorkshire Moors Railway where, following firebox repairs, it was expected to take part in the NYMR’s Autumn Gala on September 28-30. ‘A4’ and ‘Battle of Britain’ reunited at Nene Valley’s green steam weekend – The Railway Magazine