Image Credit: The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust

Darlington Locomotive Works

See live engineering in action!

Cross the bridge from Foundry Green and over the live railway line to visit the high-level viewing gallery in Darlington Locomotive Works, home to The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust. From here you can watch staff and volunteers of the Trust build the UK's newest steam locomotive, the P2 class No.2007 Prince of Wales, in the workshop below. 

Did you know? When launched, Prince of Wales will be the most powerful steam locomotive on the UK rail network ever!

The high level viewing platform is open Tuesday to Sunday, 10:00-17:00.

The workshop below the gallery is open to the public on the first and third Saturday of each month between 10:00-15:00. Admission is free, no booking required. Access arrangements are to be confirmed. Please check back soon.

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