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  Topic: Old films of the SVR
Graham

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PostForum: Photographic Section   Posted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 9:26 pm   Subject: Old films of the SVR
"Barri Haynes continues his journey along the River Severn. Today he [...] has a trip on the Severn Valley steam railway." 1968

http://www.macearchive.org/films/atv-today-31101968-river-s ...
  Topic: Old films of the SVR
Graham

Replies: 10
Views: 1257

PostForum: Photographic Section   Posted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 9:04 pm   Subject: Old films of the SVR
[url=http://www.joebrown.co.uk/]Joe Brown on the SVR in 1990

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JP9UABXzM0o

According to a display board in The Engine House, Joe also appeared with 80079 in an epis ...
  Topic: Old photos - Ironbridge
Graham

Replies: 59
Views: 4551

PostForum: Photographic Section   Posted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 11:05 am   Subject: Old photos - Ironbridge
Thanks, I ought to start checking the obvious sources before posting these.

Albert Edward Bridge, 1891.

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4537/38485554542_5e604be7d1_b.jpg
[url=https://flic.kr/p/2 ...
  Topic: Kidderminster "Thunderbird" ?
Graham

Replies: 9
Views: 381

PostForum: Motive Power - Diesel   Posted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:35 pm   Subject: Kidderminster "Thunderbird" ?
I thought diesel hydraulics had a very long warm up time, which would make them unsuitable for Thunderbird duty, although that could be one of the many things I've misheard or misremembered over the y ...
  Topic: Brake van rides behind GWR 813: 25 November 2017
Graham

Replies: 34
Views: 6195

PostForum: SVR Special Events   Posted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 6:21 pm   Subject: Brake van rides behind GWR 813: 25 November 2017
Reg, at the moment, all trains are less than half fully booked, so it should be possible to turn up on the day.

Dave, I've had a meeting with the operations department and this was explained to me. ...
  Topic: Old photos - Ironbridge
Graham

Replies: 59
Views: 4551

PostForum: Photographic Section   Posted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:07 am   Subject: Old photos - Ironbridge
Undated, from the opposite direction with Albert Edward Bridge in the background.

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4548/37775147424_1a16674fde_b.jpg
[url=https://flic.kr/p/Zy4vgf]23622355_1555220857 ...
  Topic: Old photos - Ironbridge
Graham

Replies: 59
Views: 4551

PostForum: Photographic Section   Posted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:01 am   Subject: Old photos - Ironbridge
Undated, between the opening of Ironbridge B in 1969 and the closure of Ironbridge A in 1981. Also shows Albert Edward ridge and the Ironbridge itself in the distance.

https://farm5.staticflickr.co ...
  Topic: Brake van rides behind GWR 813: 25 November 2017
Graham

Replies: 34
Views: 6195

PostForum: SVR Special Events   Posted: Fri Nov 17, 2017 10:57 pm   Subject: Brake van rides behind GWR 813: 25 November 2017
I've got the working Time Table for the 25th and there are some minor changes.

Depart Bewdley 8:30 (was 8.58) a.m. Arrive Bridgnorth 9:22 (was 9.46) a.m.
Depart Bridgnorth 10:00 (was 10.10) a.m. ...
  Topic: Old photos - Ironbridge
Graham

Replies: 59
Views: 4551

PostForum: Photographic Section   Posted: Fri Nov 17, 2017 6:09 pm   Subject: Old photos - Ironbridge
Undated, although a comment on Facebook states "The bridge looks to be open for traffic, so it must be before it was closed and after the war memorial was erected 1920s/30s..."
Edit: A bit ...
  Topic: Old photos - other local historic engineering
Graham

Replies: 36
Views: 3060

PostForum: Photographic Section   Posted: Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:14 pm   Subject: Old photos - other local historic engineering
The same could be said for everything from Supermarine Spitfires to broad gauge locomotives.
The trick is to recognise what's worthless now, but will be worth a fortune in the future.
And have somew ...
  Topic: Old photos - other local historic engineering
Graham

Replies: 36
Views: 3060

PostForum: Photographic Section   Posted: Sun Nov 12, 2017 12:12 pm   Subject: Old photos - other local historic engineering
I'll put this here because it doesn't really fit anywhere else.
1921 map of Railways of Shropshire, looking very much like a Tolkien map of The Shire.

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4549/265820994 ...
  Topic: Old photos - other local historic engineering
Graham

Replies: 36
Views: 3060

PostForum: Photographic Section   Posted: Sun Nov 12, 2017 11:51 am   Subject: Old photos - other local historic engineering
No railway connection here, but I thought it was such an unusual subject it was worth including.
First World War tank being cut up for scrap, possibly in Brintons Park, Kidderminster.
No further inf ...
  Topic: Bridgnorth Station redevelopment: 2012 onwards
Graham

Replies: 952
Views: 286073

PostForum: General Forum   Posted: Sat Nov 11, 2017 5:57 pm   Subject: Bridgnorth Station redevelopment: 2012 onwards
The floor plan shows 39 indoor seats.
http://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/acbe94_661c7c13af3b4a659d2c9d73a7748c8e.pdf
  Topic: SVRLive website
Graham

Replies: 148
Views: 24037

PostForum: General Forum   Posted: Sun Nov 05, 2017 5:08 pm   Subject: SVRLive website
The link to http://www.svrlive.com/813-brake-van-rides on Express Points doesn't include the final s
  Topic: Steam Crane RS38 'Toby Giblets'
Graham

Replies: 8
Views: 3177

PostForum: Rolling Stock   Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2017 9:27 pm   Subject: Steam Crane RS38 'Toby Giblets'
For those who are interested, a photo of GWR RS38 turned up on Facebook, so it has now got a page at https://www.svrwiki.com/GWR_RS38
 
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