Sorry but the V1 was a three cylinder design. The V3 was effectively an uprated V1.
Saw a post on Facebook saying that the Deltic Deviation tour in October has been caped due to more work being needed on '22.
Oh but you do but only if you trash another loco or three to achieve it.
Was that so they could use the 28's regulator handle on another new build?
Could they not use the boiler off the Saint replica?
Always thought replacing trolley buses with diesel power was a retrograde step.
They're awesome and the only diesels I can really get excited about,
Not being able to raise funds quick enough does not in my view justify destroying a loco that was already under restoration. If their fund raising...
I do find it surprising that there are people who wish to destroy a loco in the name of "preservation". I've said it before and I'll say it again,...
But who would own the boiler and how would you coordinate overhauls between different owning groups to ensure there wouldn’t be two overhauls...
I still cannot understand why a Churchward missing link is being recreated using the wrong boiler. Obviously the 4709 group is desperate to get...
I watched as a rank amateur and was completely in awe of the personnel taking part in the processions.
Agreed. Very moving and a magnificent spectacle at the same time. The drummer who beat out the pace of the slow march must have aching arms after...
Good grief! Missing wheel splashers is hardly a major hurdle. As you say, a laughable attempt to dismiss 7027 as a no hoper.
Yes. You seem rather keen to reduce 7027 to a kit of parts.
Christmas, Thomas and family weekends likely bring in far more money than many enthusiast events. If you can magic up cheaper fuel, transport and...
A big brochure that's for sure but no real details of the Plandampf that I could find. May have to read it again.
Bulleids worked chocolate and cream on inter-regional trains etc. Not only that but they have some BR(S) green ones too.
More Spam. Excellent! The perfect antidote to post Christmas blues.
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