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Author Topic: Engineering work to close St Ives branch Jan to Feb 2021  (Read 3443 times)
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« Reply #60 on: January 15, 2021, 12:40:11 pm »

Couple more from NRW


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« Reply #61 on: January 17, 2021, 12:26:29 pm »

Re the two photos above.

What a Nightmare for the tamper operator.  Shocked Shocked
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« Reply #62 on: January 17, 2021, 12:32:40 pm »

Coming back to how old the rails were, whilst not the St Ives Branch, back in 2002, must have been no earlier than that as I was with a new workmate who started in 2002, we were at Newquay (Cornwall) station, and looking at the Bullhead rail chairs many were GWR dated 1920's and 30's there were also LSW chairs dated around the same dates, even a couple of LMS chairs but around ten chairs were dated 96 and 98 which I guess meant 1896 and 1898.
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« Reply #63 on: January 18, 2021, 04:38:14 pm »

Another from NRW

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