Yup. They weren't impressive climbs by any means compared to some, but they got there
Some have i can assure you
An all welded 4000 gal hawksworth Is about 6.5t. Would imagine the same sized collet to be roughly the same If not a little more.
Yes, she should be running every day in September. At the very least Fri-Mondays in September, she may be stopped at short notice throughout the...
Certainly not during 2 train operation.
6023 & 7752. King out on the first set every day, pannier 2nd.
75014 stopped for washout & 7827 slowly edging towards being serviceable after her...
It wasn't. Around half the load.
There are very few locos that would be able to pull the equivalent of 17 coaches up goodrington at linespeed....
Yes im driving it up there to turn
75014 is in service Sunday 1st July.
We're doing a load of work on it before it enters service. Out on test next thurs, in service for fri 29th & then not rostered untill the beer fest.
The loco roster is all ready written for after October. We don't bother advertising it as it's one more thing to worry about updating when ever...
No. We have some work to do on it first. Expect it out & about 28th/29th June
No, the DSRRB provide Crew for all steam charters on the line. 2nd time I've driven her now, what an absolute machine it is........
7827 Lydham Manor running this weekend, with 35028 Clan line visiting on the first Torbay express of 2018
The guys did have a bit of extra help in what was a tough week this week for them..........
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