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  1. 21B liked 1472's post in the thread Broadway Station Rebuild.

    Was'nt that simply to appease a rather NIMBY local populous in that particular village?

    Sep 23, 2017 at 8:13 AM
  2. 21B liked 1472's post in the thread Broadway Station Rebuild.

    Are the two matters of reopening and car park provision (in whatever form) divorced? or is it not possible to legally reopen without adequate parking provision? It sounds a tad irresponsible to encourage a situation where parking might become an...

    Sep 23, 2017 at 8:12 AM
  3. 21B replied to the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    The bridge is OK I think, but the garden shed in place of the water tower and the wooden fence which is a bit more "road" than railway I like less. In the flesh they're not so bad, and actually I think I thought they were not railway property....

    Sep 23, 2017 at 8:08 AM
  4. 21B liked Robin White's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    West Somerset Railway - Then and Now #73 Williton 1952 / 2017 We have started our look at Williton with a couple of views down at the station from the road bridge, and there are some more to come from that location but this shot makes the...

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  5. 21B replied to the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    From time to time posted to Nat Pres of course

    Sep 22, 2017 at 8:19 PM
  6. 21B replied to the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    If you cant tell the difference between original and repo, then why would the original be too valuable to use? Conversely if the original is to valuable, then it must be possible to tell the difference at some level, and therefore (with a big...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 3:31 PM
  7. 21B replied to the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    I don't think that the WSR could establish it has a legal right to the sign simply because it was removed from an asset they now own either though. Railwayana does not always have clear provenance because of the way some of it was acquired...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 1:19 PM
  8. 21B liked Jamessquared's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    I think it is a valid exercise for a railway to wish to collect articles of historic interest - there ought to be more to being a heritage railway than simply running trains up and down. And it is in the nature of such things that if you wish to...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 1:14 PM
  9. 21B liked Robin White's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    Ultimately, what an item is worth is what a buyer is willing to sell for, and what a purchaser is willing to pay. He owns it, we would like it, and we are trundling along nicely towards to raising the funds for it. So I would not use such an...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 11:55 PM