Gareth Huw Davies

Travel

Tornado steam train on the Settle-Carlisle – the railway they couldn’t shut

The steam train hauled by steam loco Tornado, which left Appleby station on the Settle-Carlisle line for Skipton on Tuesday morning, Feb 14th 2017, was a significant piece of transport history because it is a scheduled service, run by a railway company – Northern – not an enthusiasts’ special. Tornado hauled 12 regular Northern services on the Settle-Carlisle… Continue reading