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46115 Scots Guardsman

Discussion in 'Steam Traction' started by ajay9014, Aug 29, 2017.

  1. GWR4707

    GWR4707 Resident of Nat Pres

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    I assume she will be going into express red to even things up?

    In other news very shiny 62005 visible at carnforth this morning.



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    I could have sworn it was a copper colour! :eek:
     
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    Ha ha.
    I had to have a second look myself!
     
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    Lms lined black would be nice to see again

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    And so the livery conundrum starts... Why is it I get the feeling that Mr Smith wasn't entirely joking when he suggested 'improved engine green' last time around?
     
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    Owner's parogative applies as it should. We shall see what she emerges in.

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    Well we do know that 10A like to troll people, that would be the ultimate!
     
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    BR Green with a copper capped chimney for the WCR Stratford jobs would set tongues wagging ;)
     
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    Add a brass safety valve bonnet as well?
     
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    Green with that attractive yellow cabside diagonal stripe to set it off.
     
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    As she was would do for me as long as the sound is still the same as this day at Shap Summit.

     
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    B.R. brunswick green or L.M.S. wartime black lined but the latter would be nice but definatly no swindon copper bonnets or rings on the 7P L.M.S. beauty 46115 i thought the only western loco 10A had is 5972 olton hall.
     
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    There is/was no such thing as "B.R. Brunswick Green" despite it being regularly referred to in the enthusiast press. B.R. passenger loco green was inherited from, and is the same spec. as, G.W.R Middle Chrome Green. Brunswick green has a lot more blue in it and is a totally different colour.
    Ray.
     
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    Porterbrook Purple would be a good starting point....
     
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    That'll do nicely.:D
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    Gordon at York.

    Back on topic.........I once saw Uncle Albert get 46115 away from Wakefield Westgate 'with enthusiasm'.;) A great loco and a great driver who is sadly no longer with us..
     
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    Looks like something out of 'Chuggington'...:Hilarious:
     
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    I really liked that livery Victor!:)
     
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    Me too. First time I have seen it 'in the flesh' as it were, the Deltics wear it well!
     
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    Well, it didn't take long, did it?
     
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    (Livery froth)
    Largely in jest, however.
     
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