If you register, you can do a lot more. And become an active part of our growing community. You'll have access to hidden forums, and enjoy the ability of replying and starting conversations.

MellishR's Recent Activity

  1. MellishR liked paullad1984's post in the thread 2999: Lady of Legend.

    I for one am glad to see a Saint, its been a long time coming. And yes I do regard her as a Saint and not a butchered Hall as some would prefer. Well done Didcot!

    Dec 12, 2018 at 8:47 PM
  2. MellishR liked Jamessquared's post in the thread 2999: Lady of Legend.

    Yeah, damn those comfortable cabs with well laid-out controls, easily accessible motion, mechanical lubricators, rocking grates, paired water gauges - whatever was Riddles thinking moving so far from what the master had set out as the template...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 5:27 PM
  3. MellishR replied to the thread 2999: Lady of Legend.

    I believe many here are like me; admittedly not getting our hands dirty (though we do contribute cash to various projects) but not acting as know-alls either. We offer information if we happen to possess it and we ask questions.

    Dec 12, 2018 at 5:26 PM
  4. MellishR liked S.A.C. Martin's post in the thread 2999: Lady of Legend.

    My personal view is that there is a time and a place for the necessary debate about the future. It would be nice to just enjoy the present though for a little bit and to congratulate the team on producing a working Saint.

    Dec 12, 2018 at 5:16 PM
  5. MellishR liked John Petley's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    I think you speak for many of us. I have kept out of this thread as I know neither the personalities nor the issues. However, I have visited the WSR on a number of occasions and have felt sad that this lovely line has been through such a hard...

    Dec 12, 2018 at 5:09 PM