In the fifty years that the Stanier Mogul Fund has been involved with its engine there have been many milestone dates. Which, though, was the most significant? Was it that Saturday in (probably) April 1970 when four people went to Barry ‘just to take photographs’ and founded the Stanier Mogul Fund that same evening? Or […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Not as much progress as last week in terms of replacing newly overhauled parts but some progress nevertheless although the painters worked hard painting odd bits of pipe, nuts, bolt heads and anything else in all sors of places that might rust. Unfortunately the slide bars had a thin layer of surface rust on them […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Graham Bennett, our Team Leader at Bridgnorth, emailed us a list of jobs to work on last Sunday which included the usual painting jobs, especially where Brian Humphries had to adjust or move various bits of pipework during the week; re-fit the mechanical lubricator for the cylinders, find and fit the oil boxes for the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Winning tickets drawn alternately by Sue Collins and Chris Penpraze, in the presence of Lynne Burgess and recorded by Ian Marshall (promoter). 1st 3687 Mrs J Davies of Colwyn Bay £250 2nd 162 Mr C Baxter of Cumbria £150 3rd 5286 Mrs M Topliss of Grantham £75 4th 5303 Mr C Todd of Scunthorpe £40 […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The working parties are now once again a weekly occurrence, but meet on Sundays only until social distancing rules allow otherwise. These photos were taken over a three week period starting on 2 August 2020.Continue Reading... No Comments.