My poor old Mom, now in her late 80's, is a SVR shareholder.
She doesn't hold many shares just under 500 and has built up this shareholding since...
The GCR is not the most photogenic heritage railway being relatively straight and flat. I held a permit for a season a few years ago but once...
Cant understand why anyone would get excited about an East Coast main line A4 pacific on a Sussex branchline. Now 34092 or 34081 that would be a...
9F would have been a very rare bird west of Holes Bay!
Suppose you could do that if the loco was dirtied up, nameplates removed, and the number just chalked on the smokebox in true 1967 style!!
Thanks very much sad to have missed one last run behind her!
Morning all does anyone know if the M7 will be running over the next couple of weekends?
Thats what I thought thank you
Morning any idea which locos will be running the steam service on Saturday?
How about crowd funding a retube with a repaint into BR livery that might generate a bit more interest?
There doesn't seems to be a problem in Australia as there are to my knowledge at least three railways that run Thomas events so maybe its a...
I am so pleased this event was a success lets hope for a repeat next year with more of a West Midland secondary/branch line theme!
The Spring Gala working timetable booklet is now on SVR Live. Many thanks to the SVR!
I know what about a West Midlands BR (W) gala with maybe a certain Castle class and a BR liveried Pannier from down the road in Brum with other...
Ever since going to Retford shed back in the late 60's and hearing the foreman say to my Dad who was asking if we could go round the shed that...
Gala Programme ordered a couple of weeks ago but still no sign in Brum despite being assured that it has been dispatched
I remember being told a few years about the Wolverhampton High Level station cat. Apparently one afternoon the 3 o'clock local train from Stafford...
Read Mendips Enginemen by Peter Smith to see how synonymous Black 5's are with the S&D!
How lovely would that be....31592!
Wish the E4 was still in lined BR Black.
Now where is my tin helmet....!
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