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  •  My cousin and I took an excursion.. (1+ / 0-)
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    markdd

    ...on the Great Central Railway, from Quorn, Leicestershire, this year. They very often have 'dinner specials'

    'Per Ardua Ad Astra'

    by shortfinals on Tue Jan 15, 2013 at 11:15:21 AM PST

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    •  OK for the next engine I want the Deltic (2+ / 0-)
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      So all America will know whats in Richard Scarry books.
      And try and work in a picture of Robin Hood riding one! ;-O

      Happy just to be alive

      by exlrrp on Tue Jan 15, 2013 at 11:42:14 AM PST

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      •  You will have to wait until later this year for... (1+ / 0-)
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        ....the 'Deltic', BUT, I promise to do one on the 'Peak' Class, which were the immediate successors to the 'Deltic' - apart from the Napier engines, of course, they look quite similar.

        THOSE photographs are already in the Imperial 3-terabyte 'brick' ! (I like the one of D8, 'Great Gable' the best; there are only two preserved examples of the 10 'Peak' locos left, and I have both of them on file).

        'Per Ardua Ad Astra'

        by shortfinals on Tue Jan 15, 2013 at 01:23:54 PM PST

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