8/7/03 – 33063 transferred to SPA VALLEY RLY.
33063 was successfully transferred by road, arriving today, 8th July. The loco was loaded during the evening of 7th July at the road crossing, North of Shepherdswell, East Kent Rly., with the load bedding down for the night at the point of on-load.
The Allely’s low-loader departed at approx 8am this morning, arriving at Tunbridge Wells West at 2pm having taken something of a tortuous route with police escort, in order to avoid low bridges etc..
By 4.30pm, 33063 was performing a few shunting duties in the yard at T.W.W. before running the length of the Spa Valley Rly. light engine at around 6pm.