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Discussion in 'Narrow Gauge Railways' started by lynbarn, Aug 23, 2010.

  1. dampflok

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    The boiler is being built by the J39 Group :behindsofa:
     
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    Seems the Lyn website has been hacked.... Similar trojan to that experienced by the Penrhyn Quarry folks, so be warned...
     
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    The Boiler is being built by Bennetts Boilers of Somerset and they have done some really good work for Leighton Buzzard in the past
     
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    Thanks for highlighting this, Weltrol.

    I have removed the virus, but for a few days at least, until I can beef up the security (again) there is a risk of re-infection, so please bear this in mind. Much as I hate to say it, I should advise you NOT to visit the site for the time being. I will post an update here as soon as I have any further information.
     
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    Seems the trojan is still there.....
     
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    I think it's clear now ...
     
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    Not exactly Lyn - but closely related. I spent a pleasant afternoon visiting the L&B Heritage Coaches Project at Great Yeldham in Essex. Still a lot of work to do, but the quality and attention to detail is impressive, and it will be great to see these two coaches hauled behind Lyn in the not-too-distant future... See a brief photo-journal HERE.
     
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    Indeed, the coaches project is most impressive. There is more detail at: Heritage Coaches | Lynton_&_ Barnstaple_Railway
    There's also a Paypal donation button that site - please consider popping a tenner or two into the fund! :)
     

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