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  1. Johnme101 liked sleepermonster's post in the thread Ecclesbourne Valley Railway.

    Our half term steam service starts tomorrow, hauled by 9466, which like all locomotives operating on the EVR will face North, i.e. Wirksworth, when leaving Duffield, these trains will continue at weekends through November; 9466 will then leave...

    Oct 27, 2020 at 8:47 AM
  2. Johnme101 liked S.A.C. Martin's post in the thread V4 2-6-2 No. 3403.

    This is not entirely correct. The V4s were not designed specifically for the highland line. They were tested and compared against locomotives in East Anglia which is where they would have likely been utilized. They ended up in Scotland as a...

    Oct 26, 2020 at 4:05 PM
  3. Johnme101 liked Wagoniester's post in the thread Mid Hants Railway Operational Matters.

    Wagon team, between the showers, carried out some more rubbing down of the frames etc, and applied a coat of Red Oxide to the country end bufferbeam and south side solebar. Off-site, 3 of the four new doors are up to the primer stage. [ATTACH]...

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  4. Johnme101 liked TheModster's post in the thread Mid Hants Railway Operational Matters.

    Climing up the bank out of Ropley today, passing Rookwood Ln in some very horrible weather! 1 by TheModster posted Oct 24, 2020 at 10:32 PM

    Oct 25, 2020 at 9:45 AM
  5. Johnme101 liked David likes trains's post in the thread Bluebell Railway General Discussion.

    A great visit to the railway today despite some inclement weather. Lots to see at Horsted Keynes with the road vehicles in attendance and 3 trains running. [img] [img] [img] [img] [img]

    Oct 25, 2020 at 9:45 AM
  6. Johnme101 liked steamvideosnet's post in the thread Mid Hants Railway Autumn Gala featuring 'Bahamas'.

    My shots from last weekend, mainly focusing on the Jubilee and the 7F. James [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  7. Johnme101 liked CLN_WVR's post in the thread Mid Hants Railway Autumn Gala featuring 'Bahamas'.

    I managed to get lineside as well as attend the gala with a ticket during the 3 days. Well organized with thorough COVID-19 precautions - a great way to see what can be achieved with restrictions. Here are just a few of my shots (Note: if you...

    Oct 25, 2020 at 9:42 AM
  8. Johnme101 liked Duty Druid's post in the thread Mid Hants Railway Autumn Gala featuring 'Bahamas'.

    Had a 'fun' couple of days lineside at the gala with Hampshire Unit, trying to tame the vegetation & photting the odd passing train! My pics from said days, Saturday. https://www.flickr.com/photos/duty_druid/50502554777/in/dateposted-public/...

    Oct 25, 2020 at 9:42 AM
  9. Johnme101 liked torgormaig's post in the thread North Yorkshire Moors Railway General Discussion.

    No mention here yet of the further damage sustained to Cow Arth bridge at Goathland on Tuesday morning. Some weeks ago about a third of the north parapert at the east end was knocked over. Then on Tuesday a local delivery van caught the eastern...

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  10. Johnme101 liked 2392's post in the thread North Yorkshire Moors Railway General Discussion.

    Here goes folks, what's possibly the Moors smallest steamer Lucie, on the Grosmont - Goathland shuttle. With the J27 "Banking"...... [MEDIA]

    Oct 24, 2020 at 5:25 PM
  11. Johnme101 liked mattspencer's post in the thread SVR General Discussion.

    [MEDIA] 813 on it's first public run of the year yesterday with 7714 as well as 40106 plus the first run of Western Champion.

    Oct 24, 2020 at 5:20 PM
  12. Johnme101 liked Paul42's post in the thread Mid Hants Railway Operational Matters.

    [IMG]Bahamas at Bishop's Sutton by Paul Simpson, on Flickr From the Mad Hants Charter today.

    Oct 24, 2020 at 9:02 AM
  13. Johnme101 liked Hampshire Unit's post in the thread Mid Hants Railway Operational Matters.

    Also from this afternoon... [img]Bishops Sutton Sunset by Stephen Morley, on Flickr

    Oct 24, 2020 at 9:02 AM
  14. Johnme101 liked Hampshire Unit's post in the thread Mid Hants Railway Operational Matters.

    Will Stratton, he was firing on the charter this afternoon. His videos are very good! [img]Fireman's pose by Stephen Morley, on Flickr

    Oct 24, 2020 at 9:01 AM
  15. Johnme101 liked Bugler_John's post in the thread Sandringham New Build(s).

    I like the streamlined version as well. And the option is always there. But first you have to have a basic B17 up and running! And yes, I do know the cab and the tender sides are different as well. But until you have a loco with cylinders,...

    Oct 23, 2020 at 5:34 PM