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  1. gwalkeriow liked Jamessquared's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    The Bluebell is another railway with an apprentice scheme, normally having a couple every year. Several of the past apprentices are now employed on the railway. It is funded by the Bluebell Railway Trust, and there is I believe £90k in a ring...

    Apr 4, 2020 at 9:59 AM
  2. ghost liked Jamessquared's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    The Bluebell is another railway with an apprentice scheme, normally having a couple every year. Several of the past apprentices are now employed on the railway. It is funded by the Bluebell Railway Trust, and there is I believe £90k in a ring...

    Apr 4, 2020 at 9:58 AM
  3. Herald liked Andy Norman's post in the thread S&D Railway Trust and Washford Eviction Notice.

    As a number of people have said here and on the other thread that the S&DRT and PLC should be talking about a solution rather than continuing toward legal action regarding the eviction notice, I have been asked to make clear that the S&DRT agree...

    Apr 4, 2020 at 9:57 AM
  4. Herald replied to the thread S&D Railway Trust and Washford Eviction Notice.

    Whilst I appreciate that many of us would like to see the members of the family calling out the PLC management on their actions I can also see why the trustees of a charity might quite properly take a view that their formal meetings should be...

    Apr 4, 2020 at 9:56 AM
  5. 30854 liked Jamessquared's post in the thread Liveries!.

    Back in the 1950s, the original loco came close to being preserved but ultimately went for scrap. For several of those instrumental in starting the rebuild project, that fact has prompted a desire to recreate what they just missed doing fifty...

    Apr 4, 2020 at 9:55 AM
  6. 30854 liked Jamessquared's post in the thread Liveries!.

    I'm very happy with the Brighton Atlantic and indeed am one of the supporters. But I think there is sometimes a tendency to think all locos are the same when it comes to new builds, and miss the subtleties - and there have been a lot of...

    Apr 4, 2020 at 9:54 AM
  7. Richard Roper liked Dag Bonnedal's post in the thread Francis Webb,good or bad?.

    As compounds are relatively rare breed in the UK, it might be worth mentioning a few practical details. As the expansion is divided between two stages, the expansion is smaller in each one, i.e. you always drive them with long cut off. Typically...

    Apr 4, 2020 at 9:50 AM
  8. Jamessquared liked Dag Bonnedal's post in the thread Francis Webb,good or bad?.

    As compounds are relatively rare breed in the UK, it might be worth mentioning a few practical details. As the expansion is divided between two stages, the expansion is smaller in each one, i.e. you always drive them with long cut off. Typically...

    Apr 4, 2020 at 9:47 AM
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