T T Automotive are proud to support the Heritage Diesel Locomotives at Great Central Railway in Loughborough Leicestershire.
This type 37 Locomotive, number 37714 was built in August 1961 and has had an interesting life including
10years in Spain !
Repatriation to the UK saw the Loco bought by DRS and used as the Daventry Shunt Loco.
It was then stored at Barrowhill and loaned to the Heavy Tractor Group for use at the Great Central Railway
The group then successfully purchased the locomotive in December 2017 and is now preserved at the
Andy Gillett of HTG says,
“We would like to express our thanks to Simon and the team at T T Automotive for their help in overhauling
the fuel injectors and for their continued help with the Loco” .