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  1. The Saggin' Dragon replied to the thread Near misses.

    But oddly many withdrawn locos at Eastleigh survived the war due to a shortage of manpower to cut them up.

    Jun 29, 2017 at 9:54 AM
  2. The Saggin' Dragon replied to the thread Near misses.

    It was always going to be a non-starter for NZ; did they get one of the nameplates?

    Jun 29, 2017 at 8:04 AM
  3. The Saggin' Dragon liked 26D_M's post in the thread 35018 British India Line.

    While there has been extensive debate in this thread, I suspect any annoyance would be fleeting, quickly shifting to indifference as folk get on with their lives. Anyone desperate to see a proper job can seek out 35028 or 35006.

    Jun 29, 2017 at 7:36 AM
  4. The Saggin' Dragon replied to the thread Near misses.

    Though it seemed to work for the Canadians.

    Jun 29, 2017 at 7:36 AM
  5. The Saggin' Dragon replied to the thread WW2 locomotive building..

    The point was why should it remain a mystery? - The company and individuals have long since ceased to be interested.

    Jun 29, 2017 at 6:01 AM
  6. The Saggin' Dragon replied to the thread Near misses.

    When 60008 was delivered to Southampton Docks for shipping to the USA, hauled by 35012, the representatives of the museum said they would like that too when it was finished with ...

    Jun 28, 2017 at 8:45 AM
  7. The Saggin' Dragon replied to the thread BBC - In pictures: The empty railways of America.

    Contrived indeed but wonderfully so.

    Jun 28, 2017 at 8:39 AM
  8. The Saggin' Dragon liked jsm8b's post in the thread BBC - In pictures: The empty railways of America.

    Probably worth a look at his website http://john-sanderson.com/galleries/railroadlandscape/ and then follow the link to 'terra incognita' and read his own views on his work and Link's. For me it's chalk and cheese - Sanderson's style is...

    Jun 28, 2017 at 6:21 AM