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News from FR/WHR

Discussion in 'Narrow Gauge Railways' started by RalphW, Oct 20, 2010.

  1. Richieboy

    Richieboy New Member

    Apr 17, 2009
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    Is there a plan to return her to Coal then??

    I have heard a few suggestions of this over the years for one or the other to be put back on coal, it would be nice to see her back like that.

    Really good to hear that the band aids that have been fitted over the years are being rectified too. Seems really sensible to do that at overhaul.

    I know for a fact that one or two recent overhauls at other places have failed to do this, I think this will only cost in due course.

    Congratulations to all involved, in my opinion the best looking narrow gauge loco's ever built. Simply delightful.

  2. meeee

    meeee Member

    Mar 28, 2006
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    The new smoke box does have a spark arrestor fitted and oil is getting very expensive these days, but finishing the loco off is more of a priority.
  3. odc

    odc New Member

    Apr 11, 2006
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    Network Technician at St Albans School
    Hemel Hempstead
    Heritage Railway Volunteer:
    Yes I am an active volunteer
    Following the rather untimely dimise of Fotopic, where I have just uploaded these I have regrouped on flikr where you will find Half Term trains here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/owenchapman/sets/72157626195184503/

    A spectacular charter with K1 here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/owenchapman/sets/72157626321040552/

    and an other the following day with ME here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/owenchapman/sets/72157626324029060/

    There are also a few of FR and WHR interest in my Faviourt shot of 2010 set here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/owenchapman/sets/72157626321141902/

    I wont be uploading all that lost on Fotopic, but will add new as they occur

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