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  1. Matt37401 liked MikeParkin65's post in the thread 6023.

    Gauging checks at Kidderminster this afternoon.

    DSC06659.jpg DSC06646.jpg Feb 24, 2018 at 5:27 PM
  2. Matt37401 liked John Baritone's post in the thread All diesel traction gone by 2040 ?.

    Political promises . . . for 22 years in the future . . . "And I pledge that - if elected - by 2098, electricity will be provided, free of charge, to every home and business in Britain!" (and when the government fail to deliver, you can sue my...

    Feb 24, 2018 at 4:52 PM
  3. Matt37401 replied to the thread 6023.

    I'll ask my Dad, he has a lovely view of the railway from his house.

    Feb 24, 2018 at 2:16 PM
  4. Matt37401 replied to the thread Cathedrals Express to Norwich 22/02/18.

    Fair play, nice to see the there's goodwill and co-operation out there.

    Feb 24, 2018 at 1:35 AM
  5. Matt37401 liked joe_issitt's post in the thread Cathedrals Express to Norwich 22/02/18.

    I did contact someone at the GC to offer our shed and facilites at Weybourne, but by the time I got out of work and got through, the rods were half way to Loughborough

    Feb 24, 2018 at 1:31 AM
  6. Matt37401 liked Johnb's post in the thread Cathedrals Express to Norwich 22/02/18.

    My Picture of it coming up Bethnal Green Bank, it didn't appear to be having any diesel assistance [ATTACH]

    70013 Bethnal Green 22-02-18.jpg Feb 24, 2018 at 1:30 AM
  7. Matt37401 liked 73129's post in the thread 35018 British India Line.

    Martin, has captain Mainwaring would say “ your getting into the realms of fantasy Martin” [MEDIA]

    Feb 24, 2018 at 1:27 AM
  8. Matt37401 liked flying scotsman123's post in the thread 6023.

    Less folk in the '60s and '70s went to uni though, and even fewer to one far away. I've moved 100 miles away from home, I'm just about doing enough on the GWSR to keep my work permit as a TTI and C+W volunteer. If I was still doing once a week as...

    Feb 24, 2018 at 1:22 AM
  9. Matt37401 replied to the thread LE Movements, ECS and Test Runs 2018.

    Has Olly Cromwell departed from Norwich yet finished work about 25 past 12 tonight (24/2) heard something on the Ely-Cambridge bit of the Mainline, sounded a bit steamy, I didn't have a view of the track though, just wondered if it was a certain...

    Feb 24, 2018 at 1:06 AM
  10. Matt37401 liked talyllyn1's post in the thread They did say this....

    From the 60's... There was a volunteer guard on the TR with a particularly dry sense of humour, checking tickets one day. "I'm sorry Madam, but you will have to buy a ticket for the dog". Passenger - "But it's only a little dog?" "That's alright...

    Feb 24, 2018 at 12:54 AM