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Chasewater Railway Museum – the first loco

Chasewater Railway Museum 

The first loco 

from our photograph collection

pittsteel-no-1-planetPittsteel No.1 – Another photo from Laurence Hodgkinson’s collection

It wasn’t until late 1967 that motive power arrived in the shape of Pittsteel Hibberd No.1.  Development at Chasewater was slow and laborious and it wasn’t until 1970 that all stock at Hednesford had been transferred to Chasewater and the Hednesford depot closed.