Wadebridge Locomotive

Welcome to the website dedicated to the steam locomative 'Wadebridge'. This locomotive was Southern Railway No 21C107 and British Railways, Southern Region No 34007.

Wadebridge was built in Brighton in 1945 and was withdrawn from service in 1965.

She was at the Barry scrapyard until 1981 when purchased for restoration.

Between 2006 and 2016 Wadebridge was in steam at various Preserved Railways.

She is now being overhauled and is currently in Heywood. The aim is to have Wadebridge back in action in 2026.

Old photo of Wadebridge at Eastleigh

Wadebridge in Eastleigh works being re-wheeled. The photo dates from the 1940s and is from the Science & Society Picture Library.