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  1. ragl liked Fred Kerr's post in the thread FR & WHR & WHHR News.

    Yet for many familiar with Natal the new line is so like that area that the Garratts seem right at home - and the right locos for the services. For this enthusiast it's the Garratts that keep encouraging my return to the area.

    Jun 24, 2019 at 5:28 PM
  2. ragl liked Nexuas's post in the thread FR & WHR & WHHR News.

    A few pictures from Friday on the WHHR. All trains seemed very well loaded![IMG][IMG][IMG][IMG][IMG]

    Jun 24, 2019 at 5:28 PM
  3. ragl liked ross's post in the thread Brecon Baldwin No. 1 Santa Teresa.

    Going to have to get over the bridge and see this very soon. I had started to think it would never be finished. News from the BMR has been sparse for a few years, and at times it seemed they had their hands full with day to day and there wasn't...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 5:26 PM
  4. ragl liked William Coleman's post in the thread Crowle Peatland Railway - News.

    More track down.. Just needs screwing in and we can run locos on it. We are looking for a point leaver as well, if anyone knows of any going for a reasonable price! [IMG] [IMG]

    Jun 24, 2019 at 5:26 PM
  5. ragl liked William Coleman's post in the thread Crowle Peatland Railway - News.

    Yep all 3 locos and 3 tandems! And 5/6/2019.. some more photos from the day. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  6. ragl liked William Coleman's post in the thread Crowle Peatland Railway - News.

    Our site is on Crowle Moors which is a peat bog, its a SSSI site in fact, we've only got 1 peat tub wagon, and to my knowledge the only surviving one from the system! Would have been good if we could have got 5-10 of them for photo charters but...

    Jun 21, 2019 at 7:16 PM
  7. ragl liked Goldie's post in the thread Brecon Baldwin No. 1 Santa Teresa.

    Santa Teresa is finished and looking absolutely splendid. There is a fine photo of her standing at Torpantau on the website (https://www.bmr.wales/about-bmr/our-locomotives/no1-santa-teresa-locomotive) and some more nice pictures on the BMR's...

    Jun 21, 2019 at 6:48 PM
  8. ragl liked huochemi's post in the thread Edward Thompson: Both sides of the Story. Discussion 2012 - 2019.

    Hi Simon, "I hear you" as an urbane lawyer would say.;) I will take it as a compliment that you replied at such length. Heaven knows how long your reply would have been had the post had a pro-Gresley bias! As I said, I think the issue of...

    Jun 18, 2019