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  1. Oswald T Wistle replied to the thread LE Movements, ECS and Test Runs 2017.

    On RTT the Carnforth - Hellifield - Carnforth path has been "de-Qd" for tomorrow. BIL? and Leander?

    May 23, 2017 at 6:16 AM
  2. Oswald T Wistle liked jsm8b's post in the thread LE Movements, ECS and Test Runs 2017.

    You wait ages for a Merchant Navy and then two appear at once ! Whether by accident or design both Merchants have had their first main line tests today. 35028 ran from Crewe to Chester and back earlier this evening and as I write this should all...

    DSC_8741 35038   Beeston Stone Lock  bw   180517.JPG DSC_8748 35028   Hargrave   180517.JPG May 23, 2017 at 6:11 AM
  3. Oswald T Wistle liked JohnRobinson's post in the thread LE Movements, ECS and Test Runs 2017.

    5 views18/05/2017 - 35018 "British India Line" with "Bodmin" nameplates on a test run from Carnforth to Hellifield and return, running slowly through Giggleswick Station[ATTACH]

    DSC_16759.jpg May 23, 2017 at 6:11 AM
  4. The Saggin' Dragon replied to the thread Ex Dinting BR std 20t Brake van.

    There are photos online of that and a BR Brake van being used with the 'Coal Tank' at Dinting.

    May 23, 2017 at 5:49 AM
  5. Johnw replied to the thread On this Day in History - May.

    23rd May 1976 31171 - http://www.flickr.com/photos/pics-by-john/8713309484/ 55001 - https://www.flickr.com/photos/pics-by-john/8837144287/ 55018 - https://www.flickr.com/photos/pics-by-john/8713307964/ Desborough North SB -...

    May 23, 2017 at 5:46 AM
  6. The Dainton Banker liked Gav106's post in the thread Broadway Station Rebuild.

    Not Broadway but same railway. [ATTACH]

    Screenshot_20170522-182303.png May 23, 2017 at 2:53 AM
  7. The Dainton Banker liked nick813's post in the thread The Gwili Railway thread.

    Well Done Gwili!

    May 23, 2017 at 2:51 AM
  8. buzby2 replied to the thread Ex Dinting BR std 20t Brake van.

    This one was at Dinting: http://www.ws.vintagecarriagestrust.org/ws/WagonInfo.asp?Ref=7714 Not sure about a BR Standard 20T Brake Van being there though.

    May 23, 2017 at 2:15 AM
  9. buzby2 liked derby2's post in the thread Clan Line Overhaul and Return to Traffic.

    I'm pleased to report that our CME described the light test runs as "a complete success". Clan Line is now being prepared to enter the paintshop next week and the loaded test run(s) will then take place, and subject to no problems arising she...

    May 23, 2017 at 1:50 AM
  10. buzby2 replied to the thread Flying Scotsman.

    If the person in well-washed [very pale blue] Bib & Brace is me - I don't recognise myself being so slim! Also, I tended to wear a greasetop cap although I may have worn a green woolly hat. (Southall could be a cold, windy place at times.) The...

    May 23, 2017 at 1:46 AM
  11. buzby2 replied to the thread Project Wareham.

    http://www.classicmagazines.co.uk/offer/hr055/source/hr97?utm_source=hr&utm_medium=banner&utm_term=subscribe&utm_campaign=title-sites Scroll down to the section marked "Preview" and click on it, then scroll onto pages 8-9 and the article is on...

    May 23, 2017 at 1:25 AM
  12. buzby2 replied to the thread Project Wareham.

    Judging by Carl Watson's pictures taken earlier this month [imside Arlington's works at Eastleigh] the answer would appear to be no. LU 4TC TBSK 70823: http://www.carlswatson.com/Trains/Galle ... y2017.html LU 4TC TFK 71163:...

    May 23, 2017 at 1:21 AM
  13. Raised on steam attached a file to the thread Bowes railway, carriage and wagon.

    B33 IS FINISHED! Finally here is the result of all the hard graft! Many never expected us to get to this point. B33 was in a forlorn state when we started on her during summer 2016. I was told ‘It only needs a floor and a lick of paint’. Well,...

    IMG_20170502_152647.jpg IMG_20170502_152707.jpg 1.jpg 8.jpg May 23, 2017 at 1:18 AM