If you register, you can do a lot more. And become an active part of our growing community. You'll have access to hidden forums, and enjoy the ability of replying and starting conversations.

Johnme101's Recent Activity

  1. Johnme101 liked Eightpot's post in the thread Tornado.

    You are on very dangerous ground there!

    May 26, 2024 at 10:08 AM
  2. Johnme101 liked Spamcan81's post in the thread Bulleid Pacifics - Past or Present.

    34081 dressed up as 34111 ‘Royal Auxiliary Air Force’ at Wansford for their centenary special. Note the Royal headcode ready for a VVIP on the footplate. [ATTACH]

    IMG_1264.jpeg May 26, 2024 at 10:07 AM
  3. Johnme101 liked James McLeish's post in the thread GWSR Cotswold Festival of Steam 25th-27th May 2024.

    Some footage from this year's Cotswold Festival of Steam, with 6880 'Betton Grange' running her first public services fresh out of Tyseley Works. [MEDIA]

    May 26, 2024 at 10:04 AM
  4. Johnme101 liked DavidW's post in the thread Wensleydale Railway Matters.

    Lev 1 has now had a paint job and returned to locomotion at shildon [ATTACH]

    IMG_0985.jpeg May 25, 2024 at 5:34 PM
  5. Johnme101 liked M59137's post in the thread North Norfolk Railway General Discussion.

    This week we celebrate the completion of the Gresley Buffet car's overhaul and return to service: C&W News - Gresley Buffet Returned to Traffic

    May 25, 2024 at 5:33 PM
  6. Johnme101 liked Matt78's post in the thread The Gwili Railway thread.

    Work continues on GWR 216 and as can be seen the door handles and striker plates are being trial fitted before the waistline beading is attached. meanwhile MK1 CK 16232 is nearing the end of its rebuild at Cranmore. The main work has been...

    7CC2AF58-FE1C-41E8-BCD3-4845E1AF1FC6.jpeg 90FFB4F5-185F-4C15-BE42-019D28BF1F88.jpeg 7DBC567C-184F-41E3-B06C-41A1C18B80E2.jpeg 8AFE601C-6CE1-4396-82E0-C0E15F6CE393.jpeg May 25, 2024 at 5:32 PM
  7. Johnme101 liked Harbury's post in the thread GWSR Cotswold Festival of Steam 25th-27th May 2024.

    [ATTACH]

    IMG_7994 6880 Didbrook A i pad  25 05 2024.jpg May 25, 2024 at 5:31 PM
  8. Johnme101 liked free2grice's post in the thread Tornado.

    An enthusiastic post from DB Cargo UK. <BJ> ''When the past comes face-to-face with the future! This week our colleagues had the pleasure of welcoming the prestigious Flying Scotsman to Toton TMD for tyre-turning! And our cohort of young...

    May 25, 2024 at 7:47 AM
  9. Johnme101 liked free2grice's post in the thread GWSR Cotswold Festival of Steam 25th-27th May 2024.

    For those that prefer not to use Facebook. <BJ> ''We are all set to go here at Toddington for an intense weekend of steam! 6880 has been out on full line loaded test runs today, goods train assembled, and with everything on shed ready to go, our...

    May 25, 2024 at 7:43 AM
  10. Johnme101 liked brmp201's post in the thread Tornado.

    [MEDIA]

    May 24, 2024 at 5:51 PM
  11. Johnme101 liked brmp201's post in the thread Tornado.

    [MEDIA]

    May 24, 2024 at 5:51 PM
  12. Johnme101 liked Matt78's post in the thread West Somerset Railway General Discussion.

    Been watching from afar and the recent WSR gala looked excellent so well done to all involved. There is certainly a feel good factor after a good gala, but the stark reality is that the other 51 weeks of the year will make or break the season...

    May 24, 2024 at 5:49 PM
  13. Johnme101 liked ikcdab's post in the thread West Somerset Railway General Discussion.

    Completely agree with this. There was sufficient good quality rolling stock to run a comprehensive service at the recent steam gala. That suggests that there is no "rolling stock crisis" and any suggestions to the contrary are just mischief making.

    May 24, 2024 at 5:49 PM
  14. Johnme101 liked Rumpole's post in the thread [Jun 7, 2024] Strictly Bulleid 2 7th-9th of June at Swanage Railway (Swanage Railway).

    It's bringing a 6 coach WCRC Mark 1 set with it.

    May 24, 2024 at 5:41 PM
  15. Johnme101 liked 5944's post in the thread [Jun 7, 2024] Strictly Bulleid 2 7th-9th of June at Swanage Railway (Swanage Railway).

    From Swanage Railway Facebook page... "We are pleased to announce that our incredible lineup for Strictly Bulleid 2 just got even better… Attending courtesy of our friends at West Coast Railways, Rebuilt Merchant Navy Class 35018 “British...

    May 24, 2024 at 5:41 PM