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Doncaster P2 Locomotive Trust

‘Let’s get COCK O’ THE NORTH built in Doncaster!’

Website News

6th May 2019

After 6 weeks effort, the Doncaster P2 Locomotive Trust Facebook page is back under the Trust control and all reference to ‘OurGuts’ has been removed.  We are now working on bringing the Page up to date and getting more people involved.

25th March 2019

The Doncaster P2 Locomotive Trust Facebook page has been hacked and appears under the title ‘OourGuts P2’. We are working with Facebook to restore or remove the page however, progress is proving difficult. We appologise to our followers for the disruption which is beyond our control.

February 2019

Fabulous new print by John Wigston now available in the shop.

November 2018:

Doncaster P2 Locomotive Trust is launching a new prestige Founders Club called The Denison Club.  Full details are now available .  Look out for the Founders Club in the Supporting Us section


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. Join us as a Member of the COTN Club, as a Founders Member in the Denison Club, or Sponsor a Component.
  • 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

Facebook Posts

If any of our followers are writing their wills with in the next few days or months and would like to put us in drop us a message with your name and email and we can send you the relevant documentation thank you ... See MoreSee Less

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The London and North Eastern Railway Class P2 was a class of 2-8-2 steam locomotives designed by Sir Nigel Gresley for working heavy express trains over the harsh Edinburgh to Aberdeen Line. As they were to serve on Scottish expresses, they were given famous names from Scottish lore. ... See MoreSee Less

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Doncaster P2 Locomotive Trust – Cock O’ The North




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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