Lion & Old Locomotive Committee

LION, an interesting 'Old Locomotive', built in Leeds in 1838 by Messrs Todd, Kitson and Laird for the Liverpool & Manchester Railway. Probably best known as taking a starring part in the film 'Titfield Thunderbolt'.


Lion is one of the key exhibits in The Great Port Gallery
at the Museum of Liverpool.


The Old Locomotive Committee seeks to promote activities, foster research, encourage communication, preserve artefacts and publish relevant information assocciated with the Locomotive 'LION'.


Explore LION's history and discover the information available to the researcher and modeller.

31st AGM, Liverpool, 7th May 2016 (Details).

© Old Locomotive Committee 2016.


This page was last modified on 04 May 2016