Scotsman train won't now pass through Burnham area
of the worlds most iconic railway locomotives won't be roaring
through the Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge area next weekend as
Flying Scotsman is running again following a 10-year restoration
project that has cost £4.2m.
was due to travel through Highbridge and Burnham Railway Station
on Saturday May 28th during a special trip from Bristol to Taunton.
due to engineering work that day the trip has been been cancelled
with a different route chosen instead.
Scotsman, owned by Yorks National Railway Museum, was relaunched
in January, having been refurbished during a painstaking refurburishment
in its wartime black livery, the locomotive has been brought back
to life after the National Railway Museum bought it for £2.3
million in 2004 before work got under way in 2006.