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  1. DcB replied to the thread Epping Ongar Railway.

    For some reason 2 ex Island Line 1938 tube EMUs are no longer going to the E&O to be battery operated as hoped but to Wales instead? Maybe as it is a mostly steam train operation now?...

    Sep 22, 2021 at 10:49 AM
  2. DcB replied to the thread Bressingham.

    BronLlywd now has the shape of cab and livery when it started on the Guildford bypass works about 90 years ago before having a name. https://www.festipedia.org.uk/wiki/Bronllwyd On the Preserved British Steam Locomotives website William Francis...

    Sep 22, 2021 at 10:35 AM
  3. DcB replied to the thread Weardale, Dartmoor and RMS for sale.

    Hopefully his views will not sway the council into stopping the Weardale railway grant? For Dartmoor some Wickham trollies have gone to Ongar and a Buffet coach to Swanage, still some rolling stock left. A class 150 dmu was testing on the line,...

    Sep 21, 2021 at 6:45 PM
  4. DcB replied to the thread London Transport Traction Group: Project 483.

    Any update on the LTTG units for Epping? I see Geoff Marshalls latest video features 1959 LU units pulled by a diesel loco in Alderney. [MEDIA] Also 2 LTTG units are also off to Wales to stay and have batteries fitted....

    Sep 20, 2021 at 3:31 PM
  5. DcB replied to the thread Weardale, Dartmoor and RMS for sale.

    No longer heritage, but railadvent reports test trains will run on the Dartmoor line from tomorrow. Network rail are asking people not to use the unmanned crossing for safety during tests.

    Sep 19, 2021 at 4:16 PM