I saw the same mob trying to turn the 35 class and a water gin inch perfect on a 105' turntable with a half pit only to go too far and drop the...
and probably the sole opportunity in matching livery.
I wandered if it ever happened at Bressingham back when they were both lived there and were...
What's wrong with the locomotive?
hence the title of the thread - Bulleid Pacifics - Past or Present
Interesting theory given that Mallard is fitted with a non corridor tender.
By filling the tender with water it will increase the weight and help...
Steam locomotives are most definitely female as they are things of great beauty, have stunning lines and curves to them, but can be a bit...
My No.1 would be No.1 - Great Northern Railways 4-2-2 Sterling Single.
Does anybody know where to obtain the glass ‘Bullseye’ (and seals) for Detroit Hydrostatic Lubricators from???
Would be a shame if KE2 to lose it's single chimney so quickly. Maybe it time to invest in the Lempor exhaust system and make it in to a single...
I seem to have a vague memory that Tyseley may have increased CanPac’s tender water capacity sometime during the ‘blue’ era when it was based there.
Re: 6100 Royal Scot..Progress 2010.
This might seem like a bit of an odd question:
What is the current status of Royal Scot???
We all know...
I’ve always been a fan of the ‘Quartered’ buffers look on locos. How is this achieved?
Re: LSWR T3 4-4-0 exported to Canada
Maybe exporting to the Bluebell would have been a better bet.
Can someone please put up a list of the current status of NYMR locos regarding the Whitby line.
(1) Locos that are currently passed for Whitby...
Bring back Can Pac aswell
Isn't this the current situation with Mallard at Shildon and Scotsman in bits in the workshop?
after several minutes of thinking the answer is.... YES
Maybe the NRM should have kept Scotsmans old A4 boiler instead of selling it and have repaired ready to drop in the Mallard's frames to speed up...
Has anybody thought about just adding the air smooth streamline casing to a rebuilt Merchant Navy? Doing this you would have the original...
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