Bord na Móna is a public (or semi-state as Wikipedia puts it) company, therefore, not a private railway system.
Video of Nancy's history and return. Yours truly visible in a couple of places!!!
See 5.33, and again at 7.58
convertible to 3 foot? :)
But if one of the problems is increasing age and lack of volunteers, as mentioned above, that may not be an option after all?
I'm sure that Bala...
I would've thought the 4 locos would be snapped up by various 2 foot lines around GB?
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As promised, some photos!
First test steaming of Nancy at Alan Keef's works this Saturday 23 March.
Photos will be posted!
Preston has 4 O&K 0-10-0s (http://prestonservices.co.uk/category/steam-engines/railway-locomotives/page/2/) and the Bagnall 'Charles W(h)ytock'...
Preston steam services?
It seems that in the UK there are two different pronunciations of the firm 'Heljan'. Out of idle curiosity I'm interested to see how many use them.
Thanks Matt. I sorta remembered that Merlin had left but didn't recall where s/he was now. I remember Merlin fondly from the early 80s
What happened to Merlin?
Ah, I think even at 500m that's shorter than the home line of the loco concerned. Remember, that Bord na Móna ran steam locos over peat bogs for...
What's the current length of line and/or planned length in the near future? I know of a 3' steam loco that may be looking for a hire out to a...
Updated website for the C&LRly: https://cavanandleitrim.wixsite.com/home
This is now happening the weekend of January 18-20th. Let me know asap if you'd like to come along and I can give details of how to get to Dromod...
I am planning to visit with the guys at the Cavan and Leitrim Railway (Dromod, Co. Leitrim) over a long weekend sometime in January (other than...
Just needs a bit of filler .... ;)
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