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  1. Kinghambranch liked Jimc's post in the thread Avon Valley based LMS 4F 4123 (BR 44123)..

    Surely it would only be theft if those parts were personally owned. If he was simply storing them and they were joint owned by the locomotive owners, or even this 4F society it would all be perfectly legitimate. And if his estate just wanted the...

    Jun 22, 2017 at 11:49 AM
  2. Kinghambranch liked MellishR's post in the thread Tyseley Single Wheeler..

    I'm ready to chip in then.

    Jun 21, 2017 at 12:57 PM
  3. Kinghambranch liked Paul42's post in the thread Tyseley Single Wheeler..

    From Steam in Trust - The Vintage Trains Magazine Summer 2017 : - " Following a generous donation specifically for the LNWR 'Bloomer' replica 67 , the budget plan for 2017 includes fitting its driving wheelset. A fundraising appeal for...

    Jun 21, 2017 at 9:22 AM
  4. Kinghambranch has a new avatar.

    Jun 21, 2017 at 9:16 AM
  5. Kinghambranch liked Steve's post in the thread Project Wareham.

    £3.20 to park for the best part of a day seems an absolute bargain, even to a Yorkshireman. All car parking in Pickering, whether NYMR, Municipal or private is £5.00/day. The NYMR can't really charge less as their car park would soon fill up...

    Jun 20, 2017 at 11:50 AM
  6. Kinghambranch liked Steve1015's post in the thread Project Wareham.

    And if you consider where Swanage has come from (no track etc) to being one of the busiest railways in the country, runs more days than most (daily from March - October), has built a reputation on quality enthusiast events (both diesel and steam)...

    Jun 20, 2017 at 11:49 AM
  7. Kinghambranch liked FearOfManchester's post in the thread J21 65033 gets its money!.

    The heritage lottery fund has just awarded £954,900 to restore NER J21 65033, the money will also see a stores van restored as a complementary interpretation piece as well as facilities to carry out the restoration of the loco. Very good news for...

    Jun 20, 2017 at 8:01 AM
  8. Kinghambranch liked flying scotsman123's post in the thread The merits or otherwise of BR Mk I coaches, ex-Bluebell Motive Power.

    Oh absolutely, hence the importance of carriage sheds to extend the time needed between thorough overhauls, something that's high on the list for us after Broadway!

    Jun 18, 2017 at 10:22 PM
  9. Kinghambranch liked siquelme's post in the thread 35011 General Steam Navigation.

    [IMG] Some of our team hard at work this weekend working on removing her boiler tubes. In this weekends sun it was no easy task. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

    Jun 18, 2017 at 10:19 PM
  10. Kinghambranch liked NightRail's post in the thread Mid Hants Railway Operational Matters.

    Just a reminder that the Urie Locomotive Society Open Day is happening at Ropley tomorrow. People who attended last time they had an Open Day were, I believe,[ATTACH] suitably impressed. I look forward to the day that 506 will be once again...

    NR0106.jpg Jun 17, 2017 at 10:37 PM
  11. Kinghambranch liked siquelme's post in the thread 35011 General Steam Navigation.

    [IMG] There is a 4 page feature on 35011 in the latest issue of Steam Railway magazine out today. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

    Jun 16, 2017