Surely each and every steam locomotive is of historical importance!
I am very pleased that the original bridge is being repaired rather than replaced with a modern concrete slab.
Flying Phil, I think you should be put in charge of this project!
I agree - when I saw the title I thought is that North, Central or Midland?
I'm guessing this will just be a 'first pass' to remove all the rust and crud. Thin areas of platework will now be cut out and new pieces welded...
All the trees look a tad optimistic, I'm not sure there is room for them!
OK, I'm not going to argue!
Payment with Paypal would avoid them having to deal directly with credit card payments.
Inspired by this, I just went to the website to join.
But no, I have to print a form and fill it in, find an envelope and stamp, write out a...
Can you get any good pictures from the canal towpath?
Thanks, that makes sense.
On the subject of the 'Stop' Board, when the signalling is commissioned and the board removed, what formally...
As a matter of interest, given that the signaling isn't yet commissioned so presumably there is no signalman at Broadway, who is currently in...
I suspect that you are correct in saying "I suspect the people who put up the name plate didn't realise anything at all!", but that is no excuse...
And any repairs are inevitably done in a different grade and colour of black! I also can't abide the stuff, our country is swamped in it.
Work has started! See http://www.gcrailway.co.uk/2018/12/canal-bridge-work-begins-on-site/
Why is all this discussion of photographic permits on the 'Bridge that Gap' thread?
It should be moved to a 'Photographic Permits' thread rather...
Probably not in common use nowadays, but I know my grandmother used the word 'nesh' regularly to mean oversensitive to the cold, so certainly a...
Yes, that's what I was thinking of.
No it wasn't recent, it was (unsurprisingly) when the signal box roof was being built!
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