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Welcome to the 6201 Princess Elizabeth Locomotive Society

The Princess Elizabeth Locomotive Society is the proud custodian of the only surviving prototype Stanier 4-6-2 - Princess Royal Class No 6201 “Princess Elizabeth”.

The locomotive is now undergoing its planned overhaul at Tyseley Locomotive Works in Birmingham and, for the first time since it was sold to the Society by British Railways, is in covered accommodation in Tyseley’s major new building. This facility will not only vastly improve the working environment for those working on the engine, it also ensures that its future preservation is much easier.
 
Tyseley star attraction!
29 June 2015

The star attraction at the Tyseley Locomotive Works open days on the 27th & 28th June was 6201 Princess Elizabeth, overhaul virtually completed, taking part in the cavalcade operations along with 4965 Rood Ashton Hall and 5043 Earl of Mount Edgcumbe.
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Gigantic cheque handed over to the 6201 Princess Elizabeth Society at Tyseley Locomotive Works open day.
27 June 2015

Generated by their superb cycling marathon along the disused track beds of the old North Staffordshire Railway, three 6201 members made a major contribution to the company’s fundraising.
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As the locomotive is currently not in traffic, we have developed the Gallery section on this website to include video clips of 6201 to remind us all of its “Elegance in Action”.
     
Locomotive 6201 Princess Elizabeth Society Ltd, 39 Newton Street, MILLOM, Cumbria, LA18 4DR