Tornado steam train passes through Welwyn Hatfield again

STEAM train enthusiasts watched as a Tornado whooshed through Times Territory earlier today (Saturday). Tornado, the �3m first new mainline steam locomotive to be built in Britain for almost 50 years, hauled the Yorkshire Pullman from London King s Cross

STEAM train enthusiasts watched as a Tornado whooshed through Times Territory earlier today (Saturday).

Tornado, the �3m first new mainline steam locomotive to be built in Britain for almost 50 years, hauled the Yorkshire Pullman from London King's Cross to York this morning.

The train passed through Potters Bar, Brookmans Park, Welham Green, Hatfield, WGC, Welwyn North, and Knebworth stations at speeds up to 75mph.

It was Tornado's second major journey through the area, following her historic first trip on February 7.


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Did you see the Tornado in Times Territory? Email your pictures to whtimes@archant.co.uk

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