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  1. Matt37401 liked Jonnie's post in the thread Spa Valley Bridge Strike.

    Apologies for not being able to to get on on here to update myself, I have a full time job outside of the Spa and I wasn't expecting to be faced with this situation, not everyday your railway gets broken in half... Anyway, an update. It is all...

    Sep 23, 2017 at 9:58 AM
  2. Will RL replied to the thread Severn Valley Railway Autumn Steam Gala 21st-24th September 2017.

    All seems well again with 7802. Attached to rear of 09:53 Bridgnorth - Kidderminster which should see it back at Kidderminster in time to meet its rostered duties

    Sep 23, 2017 at 9:54 AM
  3. Jamessquared attached a file to the thread Atlantic Coast Express UKRT/MNLPS 23/09/17.

    [ATTACH] A couple of minutes early at Salisbury. The presentation of the engine is a credit to those concerned. Tom

    IMG_3970.JPG Sep 23, 2017 at 9:48 AM
  4. Johnw replied to the thread On this Day in History - September.

    23rd September 2013 57314 - https://www.flickr.com/photos/pics-by-john/10112518796/ 551 - https://www.flickr.com/photos/pics-by-john/10014292053/ 1211 - https://www.flickr.com/photos/pics-by-john/10112524116/ 1659 -...

    Sep 23, 2017 at 9:46 AM
  5. toplight replied to the thread Rolling Stock For Sale.

    As someone involved in coach restoration I wouldn't work on a sleeper coach because I just don't see that it would ever be used when finished. The only real possible use they can be put to is as a camping coach style vehicle, but then ideally you...

    Sep 23, 2017 at 9:45 AM
  6. burmister replied to the thread Broadway Station Rebuild.

    Sep 23, 2017 at 9:41 AM
  7. D1039 liked burmister's post in the thread Spa Valley Bridge Strike.

    This is an unofficial update although I am a member of the railways Leadership committee. I understand Our Independent Civil Engineer attended site this morning and sadly the Bridge must be repaired before any rail traffic is allowed over it. A...

    Sep 23, 2017 at 9:37 AM
  8. Hermod replied to the thread Proposed New-Builds.

    Very,very true. If I could buy a P2 copy in 3D CAD,the world would be nicer without that damned Paint programe. https://i.imgur.com/KgVwSm2.jpg

    Sep 23, 2017 at 9:30 AM
  9. D1039 liked theonlyadsrulz's post in the thread Severn Valley Railway Autumn Steam Gala 21st-24th September 2017.

    My video plus a couple of photos from today at the gala! [MEDIA] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG]

    Sep 23, 2017 at 9:23 AM
  10. D1039 replied to the thread Severn Valley Railway Autumn Steam Gala 21st-24th September 2017.

    Looking at a standard B timetable trains are timed at 1h10m to 1h18m. Looking at the public gala timetable it's around 1h17m to 1h23m. Previous complaints have been late-running and lack of recovery in the timetable. 7802 had a problem...

    Sep 23, 2017 at 9:23 AM
  11. Jamessquared liked Jimc's post in the thread Proposed New-Builds.

    Couldn't it be argued that you are now advocating telling people what they are allowed to do? And that after saying 'for some reason we are not allowed' you are now advocating precisely that? In the long term does it really matter that much if...

    Sep 23, 2017 at 9:20 AM
  12. 30854 liked Jamessquared's post in the thread Proposed New-Builds.

    I'd be quite happy to see one built, was just struck by the similarity. From what I know, Webb seems to get roundly berated for his compounds and everyone ignores the basically sound simples, despite the simples outnumbering the compounds by a...

    Sep 23, 2017 at 9:17 AM