Monthly Archives: June 2012

Pacific Power! Autumn Steam Gala 2012

The guest engines are now confirmed for the Autumn Steam Gala: celebrity ‘Pacifics’ 60163 “Tornado” and 71000 “Duke of Gloucester”. If you missed them last time, be sure to make a visit this time! Please also note that the dates … Continue reading

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Wagon Group Update

The next project begins: Ex-LMS ‘Medfit’ M470944 is to be worked on simultaneously alongside van B759852, whilst paint is drying on the latter. For further details and photos, the latest Wagon Group update is now available here: http://nvrwagons.wordpress.com/news-blog/

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“Steam Railway” magazine

The current issue (No.402, May 25th – June 21st) of “Steam Railway” magazine contains an excellent double-page news¬†feature on the railway’s ambitions to become a main line steam servicing base. A new, larger¬†inspection and servicing pit is to be installed … Continue reading

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Foreign Objects

SNCB (Belgian) coach No.21033 continues to progress inside the carriage shed. The framework has been repaired, prepared and painted and the new sidesheets are beginning to go on the north side.   A closer view of the internal framework.   … Continue reading

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Wagon Group Update

The canvas for the roof of B759852 is on order, the roof boards are prepared, and the September steam gala is the target for completion! For further details and photos, the latest Wagon Group update is now available here: http://nvrwagons.wordpress.com/news-blog/

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