Welcome to the official site of Alco S1 Switcher, No. 804.
Located at Railworld, Peterborough.
Updated contacts page
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804 Will be on display at Railworld for Nene Valley Railways Diesel Gala and will be started (subject to restoration work) on the following dates and times:
Thursday Friday 1st and 2nd of October 12.30 and 15.10
Saturday Sunday 3rd and 4th of October 10.00 12.00 14.30 16.00
Railworlds Cafe' will be open from 09.00 on all days for All day Breakfast £4.00.
Call 01733 344240 for details.
804 will hopefully be moved under her own power on the coming Sunday Afternoon 9th August 2009
Alco 804 was started up on July 4th 2009 at 16:40 hrs, work continues to restore the locomotive to full working condition. Help on this project is greatfully received, go to contacts if you wish to help. Picture of the start up see below (photograph by M.Ratledge all rights to photograph belong to M.Ratledge). Used with thanks.
Alco 804 is due to be started up for the first time in 25 years on the 4th July 2009
To find out more on Railworld's visitor attraction, click here.