Tornado Steam Locomotive

Tornado Steam Locomotive

This is peppercorn class A1 60163. This steam locomotive is named tornado and is the successor of A3 60103 Flying Scotsman. If you would like to read more about the Flying Scotsman, click on the link below.

Tornado runs charter services for West Coast Railways and steam dream. It is currently painted in a smart looking BR green. This train was built in 2008. The funding for this project was from the A1 Steam Locomotive Trust.

Featured image: With a WCR class 57 on the tail end, A1 steam locomotive 60163 takes the 1Z63 16:33 Edinburgh to York charter train on Saturday the 19th of June 2021.

Last Updated on August 8, 2021 by Lewis


Hello my name is lewis and I am the editor of LWrail train magazine. I manage the LWrail social media, YouTube channel and write most of the stories on this website.

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