Sentinel       Works No 9387 0-4-0 VBGT


This locomotive was built by Sentinel in 1948 for Roads Reconstruction at Whatley Quarry in Frome as their No789/2.

After being retired from industrial use the locomotive was put on display at Welshmill Adventure Playground in Frome at some time prior to March 1976.

In August 1998 the locomotive was to be found at Tytherington in Gloucestershire where it was used as a gate guardian at the quarry where it remained for many years..

The locomotive has been cosmetically restored and placed on static display at Sandford Station Railway Heritage Centre in Somerset.

9387 at Welshmill Adventure Plaground, Frome – March 1976
9387 at Bridgnorth awaiting cosmetic restoration – April 2015
9387 at Sandford Station – August 2018

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