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Under restoration/Never steamed in preservation

Discussion in 'Steam Traction' started by JFlambo, Jun 14, 2013.

  1. std tank

    std tank Part of the furniture

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    35029 Ellerman Lines.
     
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    I think in this case the NRM is correct in having a sectioned locomotive and, given the number of MNs that there are in existence, this is the best use for it. Pause for onslaught!
     
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    Steve Resident of Nat Pres Friend

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    I don't disagree.
     
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    At the time, it was not expected that any more MN would be saved and the rebuilt MN was with the exception of 71000 the most modern pacific type available, so whilst I don't agree with 35029 being sectioned, at the time, it was either as a static exhibit, or be cut up.
     
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    Thanks for updates - I have edited earlier post listing those not steamed
     
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    An old friend of mine from many years ago. This is how I remember it. 18-J94-68078-Linton-15-Mar67-cleaned-fbook.jpg
     
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    It's a shame it has been forgotten as it's a genuine ex LNER machine.
     
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    It's not been forgotten. It is under overhaul! It's just that those involved all have commitments elsewhere, including these annoying things called jobs!
     
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    Apologies.
     
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