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A new Stablemate for 714

Well some good news we are now the Custodians of D6700!

After working with the NRM for the last few months the loan agreement was signed on the 11th February which saw D6700 loaned to us initially for a 5 year period. This is a real honour for us and we look forward to working with the NRM to preserve this icon

The loco is in working order and will go to our Industry Partner Loram UK for some attention to it's bodywork before moving to the GCR, it will enter service at the Spring Diesel Gala.

Details of the progress for D6700 arrival will be posted on here and the Facebook page

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