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Hunslet 2414
Picture Gallery
At Work
The Owners
Bryn Engineering
Life at Ackton Hall Colliery
S112 at Ackton Hall Colliery
Tales from the fitting shop.
Newsletter Page
Other 50550 class locos
More about No.8
Contact Us

Welcome to our site about Hunslet 2414.


S112 pushes NCB internal wagons over the weighbridge at Ackton Hall Colliery shortly before its withdrawal from service. Shunter Sammy Anders is on the ground with driver Edgar Mann on the footplate. Photo:Mike Wood

After 24 years of near dereliction Hunslet 2414 is now making a comeback. Stripped down to the frames the engine is being restored to original condition at the Embsay & Bolton Abbey Steam Railway.

This site will present our progress with the engines restoration. We will try to include photos and images that show the work going on and the engines working life.We will also include specific information about the 50550 class of engines and the other two engines of the class still in existance.

Work has been progressing on Harry our Hudswell Clarke Austerity with a view to getting its boiler repaired and steamable once more. Read more inside.