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  1. Spike liked torgormaig's post in the thread CME 2023.

    Seeing that we are talking about the unusual loco change at Howe & Co's Siding, here's a couple of pictures of the operation there. In the first our diesel hauled arrival is greeted by the respected Carlisle Loco Inspector Geordie Gordon.[ATTACH]...

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  2. Spike liked ficksberglion's post in the thread CME 2023.

    For the return trip on 12th February 1983, the locos did indeed attach to the train at Howe and Co’s siding and are seen here getting the 14 coach train underway. [ATTACH]

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  3. Spike liked jsm8b's post in the thread CME 2023.

    Both weekends were unforgettable, like Fred we gave up on waiting at Helwith Bridge and passed the train north of Settle, then decided to drive to Garsdale where we found out the WCML was closed. The following weekend was superb with the snow...

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