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  1. Hicks19862 liked 30854's post in the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    That's a likely reason too ..... though the B12's lines meant they even looked OK in BR MT livery .... when clean, at any rate. The original incarnation (the one with a Belpaire pattern firebox and all the fancy fretwork on the valances) must've...

    Jun 20, 2018 at 4:34 PM
  2. Hicks19862 liked Matt37401's post in the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    Or maybe that lovely Apple Green livery? It really is a work of art.

    Jun 20, 2018 at 4:33 PM
  3. Hicks19862 liked 30854's post in the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    I've never quite worked out if my fondness for the B12 is a result of it's amazing survival (we collectively owe much to the late Bill Harvey), or merely a result of sticking graphite '3in1' in my OO gauge one's chimney, where the Hornby 'smoke...

    Jun 20, 2018 at 4:33 PM
  4. Hicks19862 liked Matt37401's post in the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    I do like the B12, shame I don't have a mantelpiece big enough to put it on!

    Jun 20, 2018 at 4:33 PM
  5. Hicks19862 attached a file to the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    Haven’t seen the B12 in steam for two years. Beautiful.

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  6. Hicks19862 attached a file to the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    Always nice to see 76084 in action.

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  7. Hicks19862 liked M59137's post in the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    N2 on naughty step, B12 now out Thursday, Std4 Wednesday.... Sent from my HTC U Play using Tapatalk

    Jun 19, 2018 at 7:29 PM
  8. Hicks19862 replied to the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    Noticed both the B12 and N2 in light steam today in Weybourne yard

    Jun 19, 2018 at 4:53 PM
  9. Hicks19862 replied to the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    As long as there is something steam powered running I will be happy lol

    Jun 16, 2018 at 11:43 PM
  10. Hicks19862 liked M59137's post in the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    OK, so the steaming plan "says" 76084 Mon-Wed and 1744 Thu-Fri.... but please take it in the way it's intended i.e. just a plan/indication, as reality can often turn out very different! Sent from my HTC U Play using Tapatalk

    Jun 16, 2018 at 11:42 PM
  11. Hicks19862 liked 30854's post in the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    They're really getting the hang of that varnishing lark in Norfolk. Great update Chris..... cheers as always! :)

    Jun 16, 2018 at 2:25 PM
  12. Hicks19862 liked M59137's post in the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    Carriage & Wagon Blog update: C&W News - June Part 2

    Jun 16, 2018 at 7:17 AM
  13. Hicks19862 replied to the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    Thanks very much!

    Jun 15, 2018 at 7:07 PM
  14. Hicks19862 liked M59137's post in the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    I know it doesn't nail it down exactly, but 92203 & 76084 have been steamed for this weekend so it is quite likely that one of these may be kept going for at least part of the week ahead? I will check the steaming plan in the shed if I remember!...

    Jun 15, 2018 at 7:06 PM
  15. Hicks19862 replied to the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    I can’t seem to find the ‘What’s Running’ page on the website. Does anyone know what the planned steam motive power is for next week (Monday 18th onward)?

    Jun 15, 2018 at 5:45 PM