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Flying Scotsman

Discussion in 'Steam Traction' started by 73129, Aug 24, 2010.

  1. 242A1

    242A1 Active Member

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    Thank you. Clears things up nicely. Challenging is the word.
     
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    Glad I saw this... was going to go out and see it. Would've been unimpressed if it was a Diesel.

    I can't see any times from York NRM either... cutting it a bit fine, or not releasing times due to trespass risk?
     
  3. The Green Howards

    The Green Howards Part of the furniture

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    I suspect the latter: I've seen a lot of movements of what would appear to be IEP stock through Peterborough, but no FS.
     
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    I was told today by someone who has a casual interset in steam that he saw FS on the North London line on Monday or Tuesday this week. Maybe she’s already at Southall.
     
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    Might have been last Friday when came down from the NVR for the York trip
     
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    'Flying Scotsman', seen on yesterday's 'The Cathedrals Express' from Norwich to London, at Baldock, Hitchin and Kings Cross.
     
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    Scotsman doesn't appear to have any further work between now and Christmas . Could someone please tell me whether it will be staying at Southall or returning to York during this time ?
     
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    This is only an assumption on my part but as last weekends one way trip to York was to return FS there (before the postponed SD trips this weekend had to be run) I would expect it to go back to York.
     
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    Scotsman returned to York this afternoon on 5Z60 apparently, so assume it will be at NRM until the new year .
     
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    Send her up to Edinburgh and we can get some Santa specials on the go down the Borders...:)
     
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    Nice shot and sound of it coming through Hitchin. The double Kylchap seen and heard most effectively.
     
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    Victor Resident of Nat Pres

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    In yer dreams.........if you Jocks get your hands on it that'll be the last we see of it. ;)
     
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    Well, in fairness, we do have our name all over her hahaha
     
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    Outside the NRM this morning - apologies a bit dark, but not able to access any programme to lighten at the moment!

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    Steven
     
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    I'd happily swap 60103 for say Glen Douglas and the Jones Goods? Would we have a deal?
     
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    Oh, no you don't!
     
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    Santa Specials between York and Shildon, NRM would make a mint!!!!

    55002 on the other end, double bonus!!!
     
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    I watched my copy tonight :)

    Imagine my surprise to see someone I occasionally work with appear in it!!
     

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