Our Goals and Objectives


To keep Bradley Manor 7802 and Erlestoke Manor 7812 well maintained and to promptly carry out any repairs that may be required in order to ensure a high level of availability.

To progress and complete a new tender for Bradley Manor 7802 in 2017.

To overhaul Erlestoke Manor 7812 during 2018 and 2019 for its return to service in 2020.


To keep both 7802 Bradley Manor and 7812 Erlestoke Manor in full working order, to the highest standard, in an authentic livery, to run on a preserved railway (Severn Valley Railway) for as long as practically possible.


To organise and run special events for Erlestoke Manor Fund stakeholders – shareholders, volunteers and supporters – to encourage their ongoing commitment to the aims of the Fund.