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  1. Reading General liked Felix Holt's post in the thread Narrow gauge loco design.

    Anyone interested in getting in 'on the ground floor' of a possible new build of an Irish 3 foot gauge loco should check out the Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/562353547490786/ which ic considering a replica of C&MLR No.7...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 8:28 PM
  2. Reading General replied to the thread The GWR autotanks (14xx, panniers and prairies).

    I believe the auto coaches used in the Valleys included converted coaches, some at least non corridor. Photos would be good....

    Jan 12, 2018 at 9:57 AM
  3. Reading General replied to the thread Irish Narrow Gauge Railways.

    whistle valve blowing through?

    Jan 11, 2018
  4. Reading General replied to the thread Irish Narrow Gauge Railways.

    droopy buffers?

    Jan 11, 2018
  5. Reading General liked michaelh's post in the thread SVR coahes vandalised.

    "Street Artists" - You mean vandals

    Jan 11, 2018
  6. Reading General replied to the thread The GWR autotanks (14xx, panniers and prairies).

    not sure why you mentioned the 57xx

    Jan 11, 2018
  7. Reading General replied to the thread The GWR autotanks (14xx, panniers and prairies).

    most of those locos were replacements for very similar older engines in any case. I imagine the 64xx were developed as a smaller wheel version of the 54xx as they were intended for South Wales in the main.

    Jan 11, 2018