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  1. Paul42 liked Johnb's post in the thread Trams in Majorca.

    Made a trip to see the ancient trams that run from Port Soller to Soller while on holiday last week. An interesting line. There is also an equally ancient electric worked railway running 17 miles from Soller to Palma which I had intended to visit...

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  2. Paul42 liked J Shuttleworth's post in the thread The Border Raider with 60163 - 16/09/17.

    There is a standard set of rules (notice periods, delivery etc), which have been agreed between all charter TOCs and NR planners and are there to ensure fair play; it is a fundamental that NR, as a monopoly supplier, has to demonstrate equal...

    Sep 20, 2017 at 12:11 PM
  3. Paul42 liked Groks212's post in the thread The Border Raider with 60163 - 16/09/17.

    If you stopped making unnecessary comparisons between the TOCS in some of your posts then that particular hare would never leave the trap.;):) Dave B

    Sep 20, 2017 at 11:45 AM
  4. Paul42 liked The Saggin' Dragon's post in the thread Swanage Railway General Discussion.

    Seems like a remarkably complex take on an issue that at present usually is answered by a CME picking up the phone/sending an email to his opposite number elsewhere asking if they have anything available for hire.

    Sep 20, 2017 at 11:17 AM
  5. Paul42 replied to the thread Railway Touring Company's 2017 Programme.

    Or 45212. Listed on SD for trip to Swanage on 5/10. I suspect a number of locos will be gauged. Nr. 9 is down for Three Bridges to Bath at the end of November, so it will be useful to know if it fits some of the route now.

    Sep 19, 2017 at 10:44 PM
  6. Paul42 replied to the thread Railway Touring Company's 2017 Programme.

    When I went to Bognor on the trip in 2006 ( The last time a trip went there I think?), I met up with someone I use to work with for a drink, and spent the whole time in the Wetherspoons ! I wonder if Braunton will be repaired in time for...

    Sep 19, 2017 at 6:21 PM
  7. Paul42 replied to the thread Ivatt Tanks 41312 and 41313.

    Some more than me from Thursday can be found at http://paulsimpson.zenfolio.com/p22020127

    Sep 17, 2017 at 10:09 PM
  8. Paul42 liked bobsungod's post in the thread The Border Raider with 60163 - 16/09/17.

    [ATTACH] Tornado near Oldbury ,Chances glassworks buildings on left

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  9. Paul42 liked 1472's post in the thread West Somerset Railway Operations.

    8 proper sized locos for the line & not an oversized 4-6-2 in sight..........what's not to like??

    Sep 15, 2017 at 7:54 PM