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Rolling Stock Movements

Discussion in 'Heritage rolling Stock' started by bhallett, May 3, 2007.

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    Hello,

    Ribble Steam Railway have purchased ex SR Queen Mary Bogie Brake Van 56299 , previously at Peak Rail, it arrived at Preston on Thursday 5th May for restoration to provide occasional Brake Van rides.

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    Snooping around the East Somerset Railway las Sunday....
    GWR 35234 Brake van was no where to be found.
    Understand it was removed but to where?

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    Not removed, I shunted it around yesterday!
     
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    Oh dear I must go to Spec Savers.......:-(

    Other options are available....

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    Returning to the naughty yard.
     
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    At Fawley Hill today noted a 2nd Shark B/V in grey. Was advised by someone there that they had done a swap with a GW Toad to Isfield, so presumably the Shark was 993762, but it had no number. Assume Toad 68564 now at Isfield. Reason was that the Toad had too long a wheelbase for Fawley Hill apparently.
     
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    Gresley coach on an Allely's low loader between Haxby and Strensall rd roundabouts A1237 17.55 Wed 25th heading for the A64 Hopgrove

    Returning to NYMR from the NRM
     
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    I can confirm that the wheelbase of the Toad was too long for the curves at the bottom of the hill!

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    On the A483, heading north at Ruabon, about 7pm this evening, what looked like a US style Narrow Gauge (?) coach; clerestory roof, balcony ends, dark green livery, with a large gold painted name on the side, which I didn't catch as I was heading the opposite way. Any ideas what it was please?
     
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    Spotted this on the A1 near Longniddry a couple of weeks ago.....
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    Probably on its way to GWSR, all tucked up inside the shed until end of June.
     
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    It was going east towards Edinburgh.
     
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    Either the SatNav wasn't set quite right, or it was a different thomas then!
     
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    Must have been another Thomas...maybe going to Bo'ness?
     
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    B024798

    Hope I have the number correct. This is a standard BR box van with planked sides, parked OOU inside the abandoned Buxton DMU depot for many years. That has recently been demolished and the contractors created a road access of sorts in the process. The van is now at Wirksworth and restoration has begun. The van will be restored with its current Enparts markings, "to work between Buxton TMD and Longsight only". I think there are only two more of these left on the network.

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    It's B761561, 024798 is the later Internal User number and has no prefix. http://www.departmentals.com/departmental/024798
     
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    Understand Mk.1 horse box 96300 may have moved from Llynclys to the Llangollen at the end of July, can anyone confirm please?
     

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