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 NW 521 Faux HDR Lo Sat Gene Bowker originally shared: Just one of the pictures in the fund raising offer this month
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#snapsfordyllon   #helpfordyllonAfter a successful August with the Mabry Mill shot, I’m offering a new special offer for #helpfordyllon this month.

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Free Forum – World War 1 in Staffordshire
Canal News – Sept 20th & 21st

Canal News – Sept 20th & 21st

Canal News – Sept 20th & 21st Tipton Canal Festival Canal Festivities
20 – 21 Sep 2014
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Address
Tipton,
West Midlands,
DY4

A two day festival on the canal in Tipton.
A two day festival in Tipton with events such as:
• Static narrowboat parade
• Working boat interaction sessions
• Boat Trips
• Small animals from Dudley Zoo
• Birds of prey
• Model railway exhibition
• Car boot
• Black Country…

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Some Early Lines - Old Railway Companies - Rhymney Railway

Some Early Lines – Old Railway Companies – Rhymney Railway

Some Early Lines Old Railway Companies Rhymney Railway

Rhymney Seal

The Company was incorporated on 24 July 1854 to build a 9.5 mile line from Rhymney Ironworks to a junction with the Newport, Abergavenny & Hereford Railway at Hengoed. Powers to extend to the Taff Vale Railway at Taff’s Well were obtained in 1855, and a line from Crockherbstown to Bute E. Dock. Lack of capital and escalating costs made early…

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276 – Chasewater Railway Museum Bits & Pieces From Chasewater News – Autumn 2004 Part 3 – Beattie Well Tank & Bodmin & Wadebridge Railway

276 – Chasewater Railway Museum Bits & Pieces From Chasewater News – Autumn 2004 Part 3 – Beattie Well Tank & Bodmin & Wadebridge Railway

276 – Chasewater Railway Museum Bits & Pieces
From Chasewater News – Autumn 2004
Part 3 – Beattie Well Tank & Bodmin & Wadebridge Railway

Pic Beattie Well Tank 1Beattie WT 1Beattie WT 2welltankBodmin & Wadebridge 1Bodmin & Wadebridge 2EPSON scanner imageBodmin North Station
View NW: buffer-stops right, Wadebridge left; ex-LSW terminus of branch from Wadebridge, closed completely 30/1/67. Local train for Wadebridge and Padstow in platform, headed by an LMS-type Ivatt Class 2 2-6-2T.
Date 20 April 1964
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Coming soon: Cannock Chase Mining Historical Society and Aston Manor Road Transport Museum

Coming soon: Cannock Chase Mining Historical Society and Aston Manor Road Transport Museum

Coming soon:

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CANNOCK CHASE MINING HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Founded 2002

The next quarterly meeting of the society will take place on Wednesday 17th September AT 3.00 P.M. at our usual venue the Museum of Cannock Chase, Valley Rd, Hednesford.

Our guest speaker will be Mr Derek Arnold who will deliver a talk on HMS THETIS.

Derek’s father survived this disaster when the submarine Thetis sank whilst…

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Steam Locomotives of a Leisurely Era 1945 – Bulleid ‘West Country’ Pacifics - Southern Railway

Steam Locomotives of a Leisurely Era 1945 – Bulleid ‘West Country’ Pacifics – Southern Railway

Steam Locomotives of a Leisurely Era
1945 – Bulleid ‘West Country’ Pacifics
Southern Railway No.21C105, later Barnstaple, when new in 1945

No.21C105, later Barnstaple, when new in 1945

A slightly smaller edition of the ‘Merchant Navy’ class, embodying all the same features. 110 of these came out between 1945 and 1949, Nos.21C101-70, and 34071-34110 and 34091-34108 bore names associated with the West Country; most of the others had war-time…

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Some Early Lines - Old Railway Companies - Teign Valley Line

Some Early Lines – Old Railway Companies – Teign Valley Line

Some Early Lines Old Railway Companies Christow, Teign Valley Railway

Christow, Teign Valley Railway

Teign Valley Railway

This line, authorised on 13 July 1863 in broad gauge between Bovey Tracey and Doddiscombesleigh, needed nine Acts before it finally opened on 9 October 1882, standard gauge between Heathfield (South Devon & Moretonhampstead Railway) and Ashton. An extension to Teign House, Christow was opened later. The…

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Canal News – September 13th &14th - Looking Busy!

Canal News – September 13th &14th – Looking Busy!

Canal News – September 13th &14th Looking Busy!

MONTGOMERY CANAL, NR. PERRY AQUEDUCT

Black Country Boating Festival
13 – 14 Sep 2014
10:00 am – 11:30 pm
Address
Bumble-Hole Nature Reserve, Windmill End, Netherton, DY2 Windmill End, Dudley

Windmill End, Dudley

An annual boating festival held in the picturesque Bumble-Hole Nature Reserve.
An annual boating festival held at Bumble Hole Nature Reserve, Windmill End, Netherton. The event has been running for…

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Chasewater Railway September Gala 2014, Sunday – when the sun came out!

Chasewater Railway September Gala 2014 Sunday - when the sun came out!