Dorset County Association
Gillingham, Dorset
St Mary the Virgin
Friday, 22 May 2015 in 3h 27 (24ā€“1ā€“12 in Dā™­)
5060 Earl Of Berkeley Surprise Major
1 Michael Hatchett
2 Lesley A Knipe
3 Graham W Elmes
4 Richard H Johnston
5 R Nicholas Lawrence
6 Jeffrey Knipe
7 Robert D S Brown (C)
8 Timothy F Collins
Remembering Castle Class Locomotive number 5060 Earl of Berkeley. Originally built as Sarum Castle, June 1937. First shed allocation Wolverhampton, Stafford Road. Renamed October 1937. Double chimney and 4 row superheater fitted July 1961. Last shed allocation Old Oak Common. Withdrawn April 1963 and scrapped.
First Peal in the method
Earl of Berkeley Surprise Major
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