Starting 47105 up for the first time in preservation & Test run pictures

47105 was successfully started up in preservation May 1994, 5 weeks after arrival from Crewe

A test run was arranged for 105 on 3/7/94. For the first run 105 ran to Far Stanley and back with 31123 attached as "insurance" (?!), for the second run 105 ran solo with load 5 to Far Stanley and back. The tests were successful with a couple of minor defects found on the engine.