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Doncaster P2 Locomotive Trust


Our website has been designed to attract attention to the Doncaster P2 Locomotive Trust and to gain support for the project to design and construct a new copy of the ‘Cock O’ The North’.  The website includes the following pages:-

  • About Us – to inform you about the Trust, its Committee and the Project
  • Cock O’ The North – to give a brief history of the locomotive and a gallery of pictures illustrating this piece of iconic L.N.E.R. engineering
  • Supporting Us -to capture your interest to support and sponsor the project
  • Merchandise – to promote and sell Trust merchandise, all proceeds of which go to the project
  • Doncaster Heritage – to capture in pictures the magnificent history of Doncaster Plant Works and local stations
  • Contact Us – to provide a direct link to the Trust

The website work alongside the Doncaster P2 locomotive Trust Facebook page which continues to provide up to date information about the Trust’s development

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Thursday 8th December 2016 18:30 - 20:30 one of our Trustees Malcolm Frost CEng MIMechE FICE FIStructE will be giving a presentation at:

The AMP Technology Centre
Brunel Way
S60 5WG
United Kingdom

Brief description

The Doncaster P2 Locomotive Trust have commenced the construction of a replica of Sir Nigel Gresley’s “Cock O’ The North” 2-8-2 locomotive using over 300 original drawings from 1934, which have been recovered from the NRM archives in York.

This talk will cover the general workings of the steam locomotive and the challenges of this unique construction project
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If You Are Interested in Finding Out More Please Contact Us

Would you like to help with building the “Cock O’ The North”?
If so, we are looking  for people willing to take on the following volunteer positions:
– Treasurer.
– Fund Raising.
– Engineering Researcher.
– Engineering Team Member.
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