The Holden F5 Steam Locomotive Trust

Registered Charity 1092835

Limited Edition Prints and Hand Signed Greetings Cards

The Holden F5 Steam Locomotive Trust is constructing a full size working replica of the locomotive GER 789 which is featured in your Limited Edition Print of Wrenford Thatcher’s painting F5 at Stratford Station Low Level. The GER 789 locomotive was scrapped in 1958 and reconstruction work is underway with the aim of recreating this Victorian engineering masterpiece.  We are proud to announce that many of the locomotive’s major components have now been made and are awaiting assembly, however, there is still an enormous amount of work to do and much more to achieve, so your help is vital to the continued success of the Trust. For further information on the work so far and the Trust please visit our website

There are a number of ways you can assist with the construction of the GER 789, for example, you can become a member of the Trust, make regular monthly donations that may be Gift Aided, or you may consider becoming actively involved by helping with our ever popular information stand. At the Holden F5 Steam Locomotive Trust we welcome any and all help.

 We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Finally, below is a Limited Edition Print of an Original Oil Painting by Wrenford Thatcher "The Holden F5 at Stratford Low Level", This interpretation was Commissioned by the Holden F5 Steam Locomotive Trust. There are only 850 of these prints available worldwide so be quick and get yours now.  It is priced at £14.90 plus £2.90 postage and packaging. Also for sale are hand signed cards by Wrenford Thatcher of "The Holden F5 at Stratford Low Level" they can be purchased in packs of 5. The pack of 5 costs £9.50 plus £1.90 postage and packaging.

Steve Cooper
The Holden F5 Steam Locomotive Trust.

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