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  1. marshall5 liked Big Al's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    Rubbish. Don't waste our time with posts like that. We said that changing what other people post without making it clear that the post was being changed and indicating what part was different was the issue. That remains true. The 'Govt lock down...

    May 25, 2020 at 7:54 PM
  2. marshall5 replied to the thread FR & WHR & WHHR News.

    As pointed out above, E of M is completely worn out and if everything that needs to be replaced is replaced little or nothing of the 1979 built loco will remain. My suggestion would be to cosmetically restore the Earl and place it in the...

    May 25, 2020 at 6:18 PM
  3. marshall5 liked Saint's post in the thread Società Veneta Ferrovie..

    Restarting! We were lucky, our region was blessed by the luck of capable people, included some co-workers of mine at work, who enabled the set up of an efficient monitoring of the disease. And no one of us is missing. This image of a WWI field...

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  4. marshall5 liked Jordan Leeds's post in the thread Gigantic.

    Latest short update from the gigantic locomotive company https://www.facebook.com/groups/RTNewBuildSteamLocomotives/permalink/1365125543686488/?sfnsn=scwspmo&extid=eMqGf3iN3U8kFsws Work progressing in some courts as best as the present...

    May 24, 2020 at 6:33 PM
  5. marshall5 replied to the thread Gigantic.

    Does it really matter that much? Ray.

    May 24, 2020 at 6:33 PM
  6. marshall5 liked HY_4273's post in the thread Oswestry Update.

    A more detailed story can be found on The Railway Hub at https://www.therailwayhub.co.uk/11694/pacers-delivered-to-gobowen-for-cambrian-heritage-railways/

    May 23, 2020 at 4:51 PM
  7. marshall5 liked ilvaporista's post in the thread Oswestry Update.

    The units are now stored at Gobowen station. Plans will become clearer in time but these are for the community rail service. Meanwhile the virus appeal for donations continues. Details on the CHR website. Photo: CHR[ATTACH] PS I understand that...

    Pacer at Gobowen.JPG May 23, 2020 at 1:40 PM
  8. marshall5 replied to the thread Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway.

    This is a link to the survivors https://www.dampflok.at/cU.html The notation for these locos is C1t-n2 with the suffix v for the 2 cylinder compounds like ZB 3 Tirol. Ray.

    May 22, 2020 at 5:42 PM
  9. marshall5 attached a file to the thread Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway.

    I believe that there are several U class and similar plinthed around the country. Off hand I can think of one at Mittersil station on the Pinzgauerbahn and ZB 1 'Raimund' in the centre of Jenbach as seen below in Aug 2016. [ATTACH] Ray.

    ZB no 1 plinthed in Jenbach.jpg May 21, 2020 at 9:41 AM
  10. marshall5 liked Matt78's post in the thread The Gwili Railway thread.

    Found the link now http://www.isengard.co.uk/ Basically Network Rail kindly visited us in February on a pro bono basis to have a look at our bridges. This was with repairing the bridges for our own use in mind. Carmarthen to Aberystwyth was not...

    May 21, 2020 at 9:14 AM
  11. marshall5 liked misspentyouth62's post in the thread Recommissioning after Coronavirus.

    I'm still struggling with how you have the discussion with your most-at-risk family telling them that they're on their own - it's Thatcher's way and that's that?

    May 20, 2020 at 5:28 PM