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News – 28/01/12

Wheels pulled from under the Baby Deltic The Baby Deltic Project (BDP) has suffered a double blow this week with the surprise news that the offer of a pair of Class 20 bogies pledged to complete the project ...
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33 002 “Sea King” Update South Devon Diesel Traction’s Class 33, 33 002 is currently receiving attention at Buckfastleigh.  The power unit was smoking in excess of what is expected for an overhauled unit.  The loco was stopped ...
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86 259 86 259 of 1966 vintage was back in action on the Mainline yesterday and is seen below at Milton Keynes on the regular Saturday charter (Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express)  to Preston.  Unusually routed  in and out ...
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New Deltic 50th Year Book 2011 was a very busy and exciting time for the preserved Deltics because the Class celebrated their 50th anniversary. This beautifully produced commemorative book covers the class at work throughout the year, depicted ...
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Mid Norfolk Railway Diesel Gala Confirmation Movement arrangements have been confirmed for the Mid-Norfolk Railway for D335 and 55022 to travel from The East Lancs to Dereham. This is the only planned visit of D335 away from the ...
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Links Updates The Suburban Preservation Group have a new website, this can be found here: http://www.suburbanpreservation.co.uk/ Rail Traction Supplies have created a Facebook Page which can be found here: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Rail-Traction-Supplies-Ltd/341993205845429 PBR Diesel Gala Cancelled The April 21/22 diesel ...
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26 038 Out and About at Canton Tom Clift’s 26 038 moved under it’s own power around Cardiff Canton Bottom Yard on Friday 9th March 2012. The loco is nearing the end of an extensive restoration. Tom has ...
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EVR Diesel Event 17th and 18th March 2012 The following selection of photos from Bill Pizer show D8001 arriving at Duffield with the 10.20 ex Wirksworth, D8001 with the 12.20 to Duffield and 33035 with the 12.25 to ...
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26 038 Tom Clift has very kindly sent over the following photos of his Class 26, 26 038 out in the sunshine at Cardiff Canton Bottom Yard on the 22nd March 2012.  The loco is nearing the end ...
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Class 50’s in Action on the Mainline 50 049 and 50 044 were used last Thursday to move 50 035 and various support wagons from Cardiff Canton to the SVR and then drop 37 308 to RVEL at ...
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