This locomotive was built by Tom Moore of Stradbrooke in Suffolk, in memory of his elder brother Rifleman Frank Moore who was killed in action in Italy during the Second World War.
The engine took ten years to build and pulled passengers around a circuit of 275 metre at Romford Engineering Club, Essex until 2008. It was known as the “Golden Engine” by the younger passengers. Built as a labour of love the Frank Moore locomotive is a fitting tribute to his brother who he never forgot.
This locomotive was capable of pulling up to six adult passengers when in use.
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