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 Post subject: Re: u/k steam trains
PostPosted: Fri May 14, 2010 5:42 pm 
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Hi, more loco,s

1, A Great Western loco of the Castle class, 4-6-0, built around 1927.

2, A new line tamping loco.

3, Second photo of a 2-6-2 tank loco of the GWR.


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 Post subject: Re: u/k steam trains
PostPosted: Fri May 14, 2010 5:48 pm 
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I notice that many of the grander engines are named after famous people.


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 Post subject: Re: u/k steam trains
PostPosted: Fri May 14, 2010 6:14 pm 
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It all depends on the region, LMS, LNER, Southern region, GWR.

These companys in the steam hayday had 1000,s of loco,s each.

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PATRIOT CLASS, JUBILEE CLASS, ROYAL SCOT CLASS, PRINCESS ROYAL CLASS, CORANATION CLASS most of this class was named after City,s , such as CITY OF CHESTER and CITY OF LIVERPOOL.

Royal Scot class was named after Regiments in the British Army,

Jubilee Class a lot was named after places in the British comonwealth, such as Canada, Bahamas, also some were named after ships , Hood, Renown.


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 Post subject: Re: u/k steam trains
PostPosted: Mon May 17, 2010 12:15 pm 
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More Loco,s


1, A GWR Castle class built around 1927,

2, British Rail 0-4-0 tank engine, built 1930

3, Great North Railway 0-6-2 tank, part of the LNER, built about 1920.


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 Post subject: Re: u/k steam trains
PostPosted: Thu May 20, 2010 12:42 pm 
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Hi,

1, 92000 9f 2-10-0 of British Rail built 1950,s

2, GWR 2-6-0 Hall Class, built 1927.

3, 0-6-0 tank engine from one of the very small company,s, in BR livery.


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 Post subject: Re: u/k steam trains
PostPosted: Fri May 21, 2010 8:53 am 
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I'm kind of partial to the tank engines.


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 Post subject: Re: u/k steam trains
PostPosted: Fri May 21, 2010 4:57 pm 
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Hi,

1, A new type of Deisel.

2, 71000 Class, Duke of Gluocester


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 Post subject: Re: u/k steam trains
PostPosted: Sun May 23, 2010 10:00 am 
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Hi, more trains.

1, LMS 7P CLASS Duchess of Sutherland 4-6-2, built 1938.

2, GWR Class 2-6-0 built 1927.

3, BR, 92000 Class Black Prince, built 1950.


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 Post subject: Re: u/k steam trains
PostPosted: Sun May 23, 2010 10:16 am 
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Hi, More trains.

1, Duchess of Hamliton in the National Railway Museum at York.

2, Tank engine, in private conpany livery.

3, Duchess of Sutherland with her wind shields removed.


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 Post subject: Re: u/k steam trains
PostPosted: Mon May 24, 2010 9:35 am 
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I can't help but wonder why UK diesels look so different from US types.


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