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  1. LesterBrown liked torgormaig's post in the thread 4079 Pendennis Castle.

    Who knows if she'll grace the main line again but I thought you might like to see her last appearence there:- [ATTACH] Here at Banbury on the return from Didcot to Tyseley on 29/5/77, immediately before she was shipped to Western Australia Peter

    mini_IMG_20200504_0041 copy.jpg Dec 2, 2020 at 11:17 AM
  2. LesterBrown liked Railcar22's post in the thread 4079 Pendennis Castle.

    Hi all I am the bearer of good news. As this will be in the latest edition of Steam Railway, I am not breaking the bounds of any official announcement from the GWS 4079 Pendennis Castle has passed her steam test, as yet date unknown however it...

    Dec 1, 2020 at 11:16 PM
  3. LesterBrown attached a file to the thread LMS 2P 4-4-0.

    To get back on topic...[ATTACH]

    1280px-4-4-0_Midland_Beatrice_1757.jpg Nov 29, 2020 at 3:13 PM
  4. LesterBrown liked meeee's post in the thread FR & WHR & WHHR News.

    There have been various proposals over the years including turning it into an Engerth. These are mostly from concerns about weight distribution and water capacity. The weight distribution is hampered by the boiler. The new boiler was designed...

    Nov 29, 2020 at 1:54 PM
  5. LesterBrown replied to the thread LMS 2P 4-4-0.

    Definitely as built, such as 2203 Class . The height of Victorian elegance.

    Nov 28, 2020 at 8:21 PM