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King 6023 to WSR

Discussion in 'Steam Traction' started by AnthonyTrains2017, Feb 10, 2017.

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  1. daveb

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    Yes, we all want to see her on the main line, It looks like she's all ready to go.
     
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    Big Al Resident of Nat Pres Staff Member Moderator Friend

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    ....agreed, that is, if it fits anywhere. :(
     
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    Stu in Torbay Part of the furniture

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    Should do. It has a gauge-friendly chimney fitted (and new blast pipe to improve draw, which was adversely affected by the shorter chimney)
     
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    I think he is talking about the wide cylinders rather than height.
     
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    nick813 Active Member Loco Owner

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    6023 is still waiting a gauging report from network rail.
    Some kind of laser test or other. I will endeavour to find out more when I am at DCR on Saturday 29 as GWR 813 rep.
     

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