Test Runs and Return to Traffic, after the second Heavy Overhaul
Camelot takes the Society's AGM Special (coupled to a lunchtime Pullman service) north of Sloop Bridge, 25 October 2015, DEREK HAYWARD.
Society AGM Special at West Hoathly (now without the Pullman attached), 25 October 2015, DEREK HAYWARD.
Back to the Workshop for some very last minute jobs before "Giants of Steam". 27 October 2015, P GIBBS.
First day back in regular service; Camelot is ready to leave Sheffield Park, morning of 31 October. P GIBBS
First day back in regular service; Andy Kelly is putting on the lamps for the evening trips, 31 October 2015, P GIBBS.
This page records
- The test runs in October 2015.
- The Society's AGM Special. This Special was coupled to a lunchtime Pullman Dining Train for part of its run, and was the first revenue earning movement following the Overhaul.
- Finally, on 31 October, the locomotive's return to regular service.
Images of Camelot's return are on Derek Hayward's "Giants of Steam" album: