My over riding memory of number 9 is many years ago at the east lancs I was the guard on a shuttle service between Bury and heywood with city of...
I recently contributed towards the cost of a brilliant book about the Sharpe TV series, those wanting signed copies of course paid more. The...
Latest post on Facebook says urgent trackwork required.
Hardly the first 2-6-4t in the lner, GCR & metropolitan contributed some.
Don't forget the death at ELR in 2010 I think it was.
You can't preserve everything, or forever. Look at the Ryde fiasco. I hope she gets a new life, but hope and certain are two different things.
Aha so it's in Cumbria.
I live in Penrith but work in Carlisle. Potholes are a bane
Cumbrias roads are marred by potholes and they waste money thus!
I remember once a slow speed 2 mile ride with a stove fired on old oak bullhead track keys. It was like summer in the shark at the time (Eden...
Sounds like a poorly A3, just goes to show black 5s will keep going forever!
Peaks? One of those with an American power unit would be interesting!
Raven got a new electric sandwich toaster but Gresley wouldn't let him use it.
Do you mean Peter Drummonds 2-6-0s of the G&SWR? Don't remember his brother Dugald designing any 2-6-0s
If I won the euro millions (ha!) I think my usage of the money would be divided thus:
1) 20-30 million to the stainmore chaps (I grew up in Kirkby...
I'd need to reference my copy of his biography but I know jarvis was in charge of the design team at Brighton.
Ron jarvis? He was in charge of the rebuild/redesign if memory serves.
I couldn't possibly say.
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