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  1. clinker liked 21B's post in the thread Churchward County Project.

    It all makes you wonder what if anything "we" are collectively preserving. Is this a preservation movement (which would imply museum type approach to me) or are we a "re-creation" movement. They're not mutually exclusive of course, but I too...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 10:48 AM
  2. clinker liked Reading General's post in the thread Churchward County Project.

    yep History will judge us

    Feb 23, 2018 at 10:44 AM
  3. clinker liked Sidmouth's post in the thread Churchward County Project.

    Given two boilers exist failure to build a Dean Goods is a shame I'm uneasy with further cannibalisation of an existing engine especially as technology and the skills exist to build anew and cost may not be as prohibitive as some think...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 10:42 AM
  4. clinker liked Monkey Magic's post in the thread Churchward County Project.

    I agree with you entirely on this point. I am a little uncomfy about destroying one thing to create another. I'd also argue that it is unnecessary when you consider that there are other new build projects that are entirely new build, so it isn't...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 10:41 AM