It was damp and
miserable, the rails were wed and there were 10 on, with the
safety valves feathering the engine started to slip as it pulled
away. The driver was well in control and held the slip brilliantly.
There were a couple of minors before 407 really dug in but what
an impressive sight. To see the full story see Charlie Hulme's
North Wales Coast Railway. 30/04/2006