SRPS DIESEL GROUP NEWS SECTION - UPDATED 30-12-2013
The loco is currently awaiting for its batteries to be overhauled as they have reached
the end of life, it is hoped these will be fitted back into the loco in the new year
A major step forward has been made with the power unit being started for the first
time in preservation on the 8th December a link can be found here to the video.
On the 3rd November 2013
the first test and start up in almost 30 years of 37025's Clayton Steam Boiler took
place at Bo’ness MMPD and it has now produced steam. This was a static test which
showed up a few adjustments and leaks. The intention is to get the boiler fitted
back into the loco ASAP.