February 26th, 2022

Engineering News

Tyseley Steam Locomotive Works continues to progress the build of GER 789. All footplate steps have been cut, fabricated and positioned ahead of being hot riveted to the frames.

As of 26th February slide bar machining is 90% complete.

All images courtesy of Elliot Powick, CME, GER 789.


Front footplate steps


Rear footplate steps.


Slide bars