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  1. Matt37401 liked Spamcan81's post in the thread Replica builds for heritage lines..

    I suspect I'm on Paul's ignore list - am I bovvered? - but what does the NYMR do, lengthen Goathland platforms or stick to four coach trains?

    Dec 13, 2017 at 3:01 AM
  2. Matt37401 liked flying scotsman123's post in the thread Replica builds for heritage lines..

    And it's also one of many places that have trains longer than platforms at some stations.

    Dec 13, 2017 at 2:58 AM
  3. Matt37401 replied to the thread Mr Bunch's next loco.

    Here we go, froth, froth and a bit more froth! Let's have a few quid on say 7760? (If it's still up for sale), consider how useful a BR 4mt tank is I'd be suprised if a big player let one go, (didn't Mr H make a play for 80079 a few years ago?...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 2:34 AM
  4. Matt37401 liked The Saggin' Dragon's post in the thread Mr Bunch's next loco.

    And it is actually a yacht :D

    Dec 13, 2017 at 2:09 AM
  5. paulhitch replied to the thread Lynton and Barnstaple - Extension plans.

    They do indeed exist and have been experimented elsewhere. PH

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:55 AM
  6. QB steward liked ikcdab's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    As vice chairman (and therefore interim acting chairman) I can say that the directors are acutely aware of the issues we need to deal with and we have already put a number of positive steps in hand. What is required at this time is a calm and...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:38 AM
  7. QB steward liked aldfort's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    The only things that are known are those things which have been published. Everything else is rumour, speculation or gossip. I strongly suggest we follow Faols wise words of advice. Thanks to QB Steward for the links about the possibility of...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:35 AM
  8. baldbazza liked Andy Norman's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    Its no disrespect to the person who wrote it as clearly he has put a lot of work into it. However he also doesn't cover Gala timetables, SEC's, QB's, Light engine moves, specials ECS's, stock coming off the mainline for work at williton, mainline...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:31 AM
  9. Johnb replied to the thread Replica builds for heritage lines..

    My point exactly, the problem has been dealt with so why is it being kicked around on here.

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:22 AM
  10. Spamcan81 liked S.A.C. Martin's post in the thread Replica builds for heritage lines..

    Bums on seats Paul. Passengers put money into the coffers and keep the railway going. Basic rule of thumb. Why would any railway restrict their ability to make money (which ultimately goes into restorations, overhauls, insurance, fuel and water,...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:20 AM
  11. 61624 replied to the thread Mr Bunch's next loco.

    As a long shot, aren't Austerities class 4s? And isn't there one for sale at Llangollen? It's quite fun trying to work out what it might be!

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:14 AM
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