Western Locomotive Association


18th November 2022
D1013 celebrated in Modern Locomotives Illustrated!

Editor Colin J Marsden has helped D1013 Western Ranger celebrate its 60th Birthday this year with a full feature article and front page photo in the December issue of Modern […]

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18th October 2022
D1013 Cabs Repainted

Both cabs of D1013 have been repainted, including the pipework. Further work on the formica panels is expected to be completed by the end of October or very early November […]

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10th October 2022
D1013 Engine Overhaul Underway

D1013's engine overhaul is now underway with all the ex-BR cast iron cylinder heads removed from the MD 655 engine. These will shortly be replaced by refurbished higher quality cast-iron […]

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2nd October 2022

The winners of the WLA Autumn 2022 Raffle are as follows: First prize, Masterpiece Models 0 Gauge Western Ranger - Pete Squire - ticket no. 2771 Second prize, Dapol 00 […]

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25th September 2022
D1013 "B" end repaint complete

In an effort to make D1013 presentable at the SVR's Autumn Diesel Gala event and as part of the celebrations for D1013's 60th Birthday in December 2022, D1013 is having […]

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7th September 2022
Full Size Reproduction D1013 Numberplates

High quality full-size reproduction numberplate made from MDF with laser-cut characters and numerals to give a sharp and authentic look are now available from the online shop, with a choice […]

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Western Locomotive Association

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