Published: 28th April 2014
Bulleid Pacific 34007 "Wadebridge", on loan from the Mid Hants Railway is back at Bodmin for the first time in eight years, and is all set to star at the railway's Spring Steam Gala on Saturday, Sunday and Monday 3/4/5 May. It will run alongside home based engines Beattie well tank 2-4-0 no 30587, and T9 4-4-0 no. 30120, thus re-uniting for the first time in rail preservation history three steam locomotives which operated along the North Cornwall line between Okehampton and Padstow in the early 1960's. 34007 will also be hauling a "one off" Murder On the Atlantic Coast Express special on the evening of Wednesday 7 May, for which seats are still available.