I nust comment if the Doncaster belle's/bellends built an A2/2 it might just be allowed on the Mainline longer than a P2.
Thought it seems like wibble
There are a lot of missing designs. Once heard a rumour of a GCR body surviving but not sure anything came of it.
Dean Forest adn ELR at least do...
The roll distinctly shows a mere 125mph.
propaganda gave the extra 1mph, a clear victory for British over the nazis.
But a legend all the same.
They spin a good yarn in the West Country. Rous Martins books are semi fictitious also.Derring do tales.
3440 is a punchy little engine though,...
Any news yet?
Nimby-gate I would suggest. They'll be saying the steam blocks out the starlight next.
Stuffed. And. Mounted.
The sorry tale of 44901 springs to mind.
They go to a gala, raise a few pounds, but not a few £100000.
People used to but these hulks for scrap,...
I think we have to go with ALBERTA 6P 4/11/67
There is a slim chance it can still be saved.
Wouldn't it be madness if a new boiler was made for 7027 and the original too small for 4709 boiler...
Yes 60019 technically withdrawn lol.
Interesting how they made it a York loco though.
You're all wrong it was York allocated, it said so on the front bufferbeam, 60019 Bittern on the Mancunuan 25/11/67. It was withdrawn afterwards,...
How much of collection X will go there and how much is privately owned? Is the Manning Wardle looking loco part of the eccentric hoarders or...
Yet strangely Shillingstone may one day be a better outcome than the former status quo. Potential for a real S&D line as the volunteer Corp there...
Aye its a mighty shame.
He can do what he likes unless it was taken into the national collection.
Perhaps he'll see some ghosts of steam trains...
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