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    Thread: 58 class parts
Post: RE: 58 class parts

I believe theres a few small parts at Thirlmere.
3801Fan Locomotives and Rolling Stock 2 3,378 28-Jan-2011, 01:02 PM
    Thread: 10yo killed playing on train tracks
Post: RE: 10yo killed playing on train tracks

Well thats one of the many reasons why little kidies shouldn't play with trains, UNLESS there HO scale.
3801Fan New South Wales & ACT 5 4,164 26-Jan-2011, 05:44 PM
    Thread: 5917
Post: RE: 5917

Theres an update on 5917 in an LVR newsletter (or something like that) on their website. Heres the link- http://www.lvr.com.au/docs/Loco%20News%202010-11-12.pdf
3801Fan New South Wales & ACT 3 6,098 01-Jan-2011, 02:14 PM
    Thread: The 76cm (2 ft 5+7⁄8 in) gauge railways of Yugoslavia
Post: RE: The 76cm (2 ft 5+7⁄8 in) gauge railways of Yug...

The 0-8-2s have funny smoke stacks.
3801Fan International Railways 19 20,962 08-Dec-2010, 05:57 PM
    Thread: Crisis Time At Zig Zag
Post: RE: Crisis Time At Zig Zag

The Zig Zag Railway is one of the most popular (if not the most popular) tourist railways in NSW. It is loved by ALOT of people. I think somehow they would find a way to save operations. Maybe they sh...
3801Fan Preservation and Tourist Railways 3 3,502 25-Nov-2010, 03:16 PM
    Thread: Bad news for 3830
Post: RE: Bad news for 3830

Thanks stephen88. Good to hear that she is getting fixed up.
3801Fan New South Wales & ACT 9 9,743 25-Nov-2010, 03:04 PM
    Thread: My dreams for TFOS 2011
Post: RE: My dreams for TFOS 2011

The details for the 2011 Thirlmere Festival of Steam have just been put on the heritage express website: http://www.heritageexpress.com.au/ I can't wait for the Thirlmere Flyer double header with 352...
3801Fan New South Wales & ACT 2 2,969 20-Nov-2010, 10:18 AM
    Thread: R766
Post: RE: R766

Ok just if anyone is interested, I read on railpage that R766 is just getting some of her parts fixed up and that she will make test runs soon. I have no idea if this is true or not. I remember phoni...
3801Fan Locomotives and Rolling Stock 7 6,038 17-Nov-2010, 04:24 PM
    Thread: My dreams for TFOS 2011
Post: My dreams for TFOS 2011

Just a couple of things I would like to see happen at the Thirlmere Festival of Steam 2011. I know most (or alot) of this stuff won't happen. Locos I would like to see there: 3642, 3526, 3265, 2705, ...
3801Fan New South Wales & ACT 2 2,969 14-Nov-2010, 10:55 AM
    Thread: Steam Loco documentary
Post: Steam Loco documentary

Hi all, If anyone is interested on the National Geographic channel (only available to people who have foxtel) they are showing the first episode of a new series called Britains Greatest Railways. I ...
3801Fan Preservation and Tourist Railways 0 1,695 01-Nov-2010, 06:39 PM
    Thread: Is the Dorrigo steam museum ever going to open?!
Post: Is the Dorrigo steam museum ever going to open?!

Hi fellow railfans and steam buffs, Just wondering is anything ever going to happen at Dorrigo? All their stuff (locos and rollingstock) seem to just be rusting away. Are they still planning to re op...
3801Fan Preservation and Tourist Railways 3 4,733 19-Oct-2010, 04:01 PM
    Thread: Why does 3237 attract snow?
Post: RE: Why does 3237 attract snow?

Great photos!
3801Fan New South Wales & ACT 1 2,594 18-Oct-2010, 06:01 PM
    Thread: Great News (3085).
Post: RE: Great News (3085).

I am very sorry if I have anoyed, upset or angered anyone who has read my posts. I do admit I commonly get overly excited about things. I will keep the "might be restored" news to my self in future....
3801Fan New South Wales & ACT 14 10,727 13-Oct-2010, 05:23 PM
    Thread: Great News (3085).
Post: RE: Great News (3085).

If you look in the index for NSW & ACT on this forum you will see the article that I posted (from the maitland mecury about 1042 being restored to operation for steamfest 2011 or 2012.
3801Fan New South Wales & ACT 14 10,727 10-Oct-2010, 09:59 AM
    Thread: Great News (3085).
Post: RE: Great News (3085).

I don't really "hope" it will go to HVRT.
3801Fan New South Wales & ACT 14 10,727 07-Oct-2010, 11:03 AM
    Thread: Great News (3085).
Post: RE: Great News (3085).

Good Point
3801Fan New South Wales & ACT 14 10,727 02-Oct-2010, 07:56 PM
    Thread: Great News (3085).
Post: RE: Great News (3085).

Hey at least it's better news than it will not be restored. Oh and I have just found out that it is almost certainly being being bought buy that group in the hunter valley. And what makes me think th...
3801Fan New South Wales & ACT 14 10,727 02-Oct-2010, 02:57 PM
    Thread: Great News (3085).
Post: Great News (3085).

Hi all, I have great news for all NSW steam buffs and gunzels: steam loco 3085 might be returning to steam!!!! There is a group in the hunter valley interested in buying the loco off the NSWRTM and ...
3801Fan New South Wales & ACT 14 10,727 01-Oct-2010, 07:21 PM
    Thread: ATRQ
Post: RE: ATRQ

Oh yeah I remember now, Ive been on that website before.
3801Fan Preservation and Tourist Railways 6 4,129 28-Sep-2010, 10:10 AM
    Thread: ATRQ
Post: RE: ATRQ

What does ATRQ stand for?
3801Fan Preservation and Tourist Railways 6 4,129 27-Sep-2010, 04:11 PM