2016
Photos from the 2016 Newport Workshops open day. This year we see:
Z526 (aka "Polly", formerly "Steam Crane No 3") from Scienceworks, with the Veteran Car Set from the VGR. Polly was the first loco to be built at Newport; Y419 (aka Y112); Rs 707, 761 and 711; Ks 190 (repainted in the weeks leading up) and 160 (heavy overhaul); J541 under overhaul for the YVR; A2 986 in her first public appearance after painting; A brief cameo from D3 639
Diesels: 707 Ops newly repainted F208 and W244, partly repainted after the second Newport fire; DERMs 58 and 56 (overhaul); and Steamrail's S313, M232 (231 with 232s plates. 232 was the last loco built at Newport), Ts 364 and 356, and various stored Ys. Electrics: Hitachi set 281+282M, and 295+296M, and Tait 381M.
Z526
Made in Newport, a long time ago
Z526 with the XY set
Cab of Z526
Back of Z526
Different eras
RM55
RM55
RM55
DERM
Back of the DERM
Miniature headlight
The engine bay
Notice
Inside the DERM
Speedo
DERM under restoration
Empty DERM
Shell
Unpainted DERM
Engine bay and luggage area
Headlight
Winton petrol engine
Winton petrol engine
DERM
F208
Victorian Railways F Class
F208
F208
Controls of F208
Brake pressure
F class brake pressure
W244
W244
W244
W244
R707 headboards
T364
T364
T356
K160
K160
Carriage repair
J541
J541
B and E class
Carriage repair
Y419
Y Class
K190
K190
K, Rs and S
S313
R classes
R 707 and 711
R711
Blowing off
Shunter
R class driving wheels
R711 and M231
A2 986 and D3 639
A2 986
A2 986
A2 986
A2, D3 and K
Y112 with the Veteran Set
1800s consist
Y class
Y class
Y class
Axlebox oil cover
Vline
Forlorn Y class
Hitachis
282M in faux Metro livery
General Motors
Tait
Tait
Tait
Clocktower
Water tower