Has the WSR been sold?
I do wonder if 46464 might return once operational?
But yes, it does strike me that they have a relatively small pool of motive power.
I think the current status of the surviving Manors is as follows- I could be wrong.
Currently 7802, 7820, 7828 in traffic.
7822 is having bottom...
Didn't 76084 spend quite a number of years in a driveway?
Mesozoic is still in bits, the railway looks little different to how it has for the last 6 years that I have seen it fairly regularly.
Seen on KWVR Facebook, got delivered to Ingrow last night
I passed 46521 on the outskirts of Keighley last night- I presume she was on her way to the KWVR.
As a slight aside, are there any surviving ploughs similar to the one shown on the 8f that survive?
Hopefully going to make Sunday- will have a 3 week old baby at that point so I guess it could be described as 'child permitting'.
Never seen 419...
I wondered the same.
Bit of a thread resurrection, but all the chatter about the sale of 4110 made me wonder if there had been any progress or change of situation with...
I think, for me that is the problem with York, it has become too sterile and the last few times there has been no operational steam.
I guess to...
Very sad news.
Hope that some arrangement is found for the locos future, hopefully operational rather than becoming cold and static once more.
Its quite a prospect, one day being able to see a line up of GW 4-6-0s
Hall (& Modified Hall)
Sorry, I risked opening that can again.
Whilst a Dean Single would be lovely, I think the practicalities of where it could\would run probably make it a less appealing machine.
Could always see if the IOW could send an Ivatt over as a translator ;-)
I would guess 5775 most likely.
I'm not convinced it would have been.
Nobody appears to be in a rush to return 6998 (last steamed mid 90s?) and 5900 (late 80s early 90s last...
I was under the impression that 4079 was very near completion but requires the boiler to come out for testing/commissioning.
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