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PostPosted: Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:22 pm    Post subject: Class 40 40135 Reply with quote

From the The Class 40 Preservation Society - Owners of 40106, 40135 and mainline-certified 40145.

As reported elsewhere over the weekend, we have signed a 12-month contract for 40135 to visit the Severn Valley Railway, commencing in May 2018. The loco will operate a mixture of Running Days and FXPs, along with their popular Diesel Events.
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40135 will have its steam-heat boiler re-certified prior to moving to the SVR, offering operational flexibility.
CFPS Engineering will be supporting the contract with regular maintenance exams being undertaken, along with any repairs required.

40135 already has THREE Footplate Experience dates confirmed for its 2018 hire to the Severn Valley Railway:
- Monday 9th July
- Sunday 19th August
- Monday 20th August

Patrick
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Location: Kidderminster Station

PostPosted: Tue Jan 16, 2018 7:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

So we will see the 40 on some diesel winter turns which will be good.
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Tim Easton, an SVR volunteer previously Kidderminster Town Station, now 3 years now on train buffet steward for 2 years.
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