Urie's S15 on the Mid-Hants

Author/Source: 

James Foster

Editors Notes: 

To accompany Steam Railway's feature article in the latest edition (no. 494, on sale now) on the recent restoration to working order (or should that be "completion of its recent overhaul"?) on the Urie Locomotive Society's LSWR class S15 4-6-0 no. 506 we present a pair of clips showing the engine leaving Alresford station and then near the top of the famous climb "over the Alps" approaching Medstead & Four Marks. This 99 year old is now back on the rails after a 18 year gap and is the oldest working 4-6-0 in Britain today. The full story of this engine is told in the article in Steam Railway, to which you are accordingly referred,

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