locomotive roster

Updated Wednesday 24 February 2021

Welcome to the Locomotive Roster. Scroll down for the Locomotive Roster and current status of steam and diesel locomotives. 


The information on this page is kept as up to date as possible. However please remember that the locomotives we operate are old and things can go wrong, and locomotives are replaced. Also it is sometimes necessary to reallocate locomotives for operational reasons at short notice. 


For timetable information click here


Loco Roster

Steam Services from Toddington to Cheltenham Race Course and Broadway


Steam Locomotive Roster


The steam locomotives will be drawn from Nos 78204270, 7903 and 35006. You can find out more about these locomotives by clicking on their numbers. 


Dates Service Locomotive/s
Tues 13 - Thurs 15 Apr OT 4270
Sat 17, Sun 18 Apr TT 7903, 4270
Tues 20 - Thurs 22 Apr OT 7903
Sat 24 Apr TT 7903, 4270
Tues 27 - Thurs 29 Apr OT 4270


Key to Service: OT - one train; TT - two train; FPE - footplate experience; FC - fish & chip special; PC - private charter; RC - Racecourse charter; SE - Santa Experience


DMU roster


Diesel Multiple Unit: Class 117 3-car.


Dates Service Unit/s






Diesel Locomotive Roster


The diesel locomotives will be drawn from D81375081D5343, D6948372154514947376E6036. You can find out more about these locomotives by clicking on their numbers.


Dates Service Locomotive/s
Sun 25 Apr DED 37215


Key: DE - driver experience; DED - Diesel Enthusiast Day; PC - private charter


Current status of steam locomotives



4270 - operational by mid Apr
7820 - operational by mid Apr
7903 - operational by mid Apr
35006 - operational by mid Apr

Under restoration

2807: Churchward GWR 2-8-0, ten year overhaul.
2874: Churchward GWR 2-8-0, restoration.
3850: Collett GWR 2-8-0, ten year overhaul.
1976 John: Peckett 0-4-0ST restoration.
76077: BR Standard class 4 2-6-0, restoration.


Current status of diesel locomotives

(all at Toddington unless otherwise shown)


Diesel shunters:

21 ('Mavis'): stored
372 ('DES'): available for traffic
11230 (class 04): available for traffic
D2182 (class 03): available at Winchcombe
D2280 (class 04): maintenance


Main line locomotives:

D8137 (20137): unserviceable
20228 (D8327): under restoration
24081 (5081): available for traffc
D5343 (26043): unserviceable
37215 (D6915): available for traffic
D6948 (37248): unserviceable
45149 (D135):   available for traffic
47105 (D1693): under overhaul
47376 (D1895): available for traffic
E6036 (73129): unserviceable


Current status of DMUs

(at Toddington unless otherwise shown)

Class 117 (W51363, W59515, W51405): serviceable
W55003 - Class 122: refurbishment at Toddington
W51360 - Class 117 DMBS: available at Toddington
W51372 - Class 117 DMBS: stored at Toddington
SC52029 - Class 107 DMCL: stored at Toddington