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Forum: Quality Images and Videos 07-02-2018, 06:54 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
North Yorkshire Moors Railway?

North Yorkshire Moors Railway?
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 07-02-2018, 06:30 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
I've just mentioned this video to Dad. He...

I've just mentioned this video to Dad.
He remembers the use of slip coaches at Princes Risborough which is on the line shown and about twenty miles SE of Bicester.

Preparing lunch, hence brevity....
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 07-02-2018, 03:20 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
Thanks, Bruce. I'd never heard of that operation...

Thanks, Bruce. I'd never heard of that operation before.
It doesn't look a particularly safe procedure on the face of it!

I noted the reference to a 'Warship Class...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 06-13-2018, 04:21 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
On the subject of railway station buildings...

On the subject of railway station buildings converted to houses, see Posts 127 to 136 of this thread. (Little Kimble) (http://www.cellar.org/showthread.php?t=31348&highlight=Kimble&page=9)
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 06-12-2018, 04:09 PM
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Posted By Carruthers
No, it's a private dwelling fenced off from the...

No, it's a private dwelling fenced off from the working part of the station itself.
Reading between the lines, in a manner of speaking, the holiday rental side of it probably appeals to steam...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 06-12-2018, 05:24 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
For more context, have a look at these two posts...

For more context, have a look at these two posts courtesy of limey.

Settle to Carlisle videos. (http://www.cellar.org/showpost.php?p=898777&postcount=55)

Dent Station...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 06-11-2018, 06:59 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
It might be largely self-financing, assuming you...

It might be largely self-financing, assuming you don't want to live there yourself.

This from yesterday's Sunday Times:



Link...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 06-11-2018, 04:46 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
Ever thought that you are deserving of a higher...

Ever thought that you are deserving of a higher station in life?
For a mere £425,000* (minimum!) you can be the proud owner of Dent Station House high in the Pennines in Cumbria.

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Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-11-2018, 04:27 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
63170 Drivers Stephen and Chris prepare for...

63170

Drivers Stephen and Chris prepare for the first day of operations after the winter closure at the Kirklees Light Railway (https://www.kirkleeslightrailway.com/) in West Yorkshire.
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-11-2018, 04:08 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
You can't stand in the way of progress and in...

You can't stand in the way of progress and in 1922/23 the Metropolitan-Vickers electric loco was introduced.

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Dad commuted into London in the late fifties to early sixties during the last...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 01-01-2018, 04:07 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
62838 No 5820 leaves Oakworth station on the...

62838

No 5820 leaves Oakworth station on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway in West Yorkshire.

This is a rather unusual sight as most heritage lines run the old work horses from the heyday...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-11-2017, 09:49 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
Ta! :thumb:

Ta! :thumb:
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-11-2017, 09:05 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
Thanks for the welcome home, fargon! After...

Thanks for the welcome home, fargon!

After Sundae passed away, I thought I would take an indeterminate break from the Cellar but, as you can see, I've been lured back to this haven of (in)sanity....
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-11-2017, 04:22 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
Thank you, Mr. G! Much appreciated!

Thank you, Mr. G! Much appreciated!
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-10-2017, 01:17 PM
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Posted By Carruthers
Thank you, Gentlemen. It's good to be back!...

Thank you, Gentlemen. It's good to be back! :thumb:
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-10-2017, 09:54 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
Heavens, itís a small world! Little Kimble...

Heavens, itís a small world!

Little Kimble station is just three miles from here.
For many years the station itself was closed although the station buildings became a private dwelling and trains...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-26-2016, 09:14 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
You wait 10 years for a trainÖ then two come along at once!

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However Virgin Trains, having unwittingly spoiled the view, have kindly offered a trip to Atlanta courtesy of Virgin Atlantic.


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Daily Mail...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-26-2016, 08:40 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
It seems that the recent restoration effort has...

It seems that the recent restoration effort has returned the loco to the format it had during its service with the nationalised (1947) British Railways, including smoke deflectors and serial number...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-26-2016, 05:22 AM
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Posted By Carruthers
55378 You beat me to it Mr G! Given...

55378

You beat me to it Mr G!

Given that the restoration took ten years and cost well in excess of £4 million ($5.6m+) you can only speculate as to how much of the original engine is left.
I...
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