Monthly Archives: April 2013

Little and Large

The rebuild of SNCB (Belgian) coach 21033 continues in the carriage shed, with much structural steelwork having to be cut out and replaced – the new material being greyer-coloured metal in the photo above. It can be seen that most … Continue reading

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Wagon Group Update

The mammoth task that takes the form of ex-LMS CCT 37071 continues; the last planks are removed from the bodysides with thoughts now beginning to turn to tackling the floor… Report and photos at the Wagon Group website linked below: … Continue reading

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Two New Arrivals!

A working volunteer has privately purchased two (Nos. 4726 and 4730) of the ex-Ministry of Defence 5-plank opens, that were offered in an auction of surplus MOD equipment. They touched down at NVR a couple of weeks ago and appear … Continue reading

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Wagon Group Update

The end doors have been removed from CCT 37071, a couple of photos can be found at the following link: http://nvrwagons.wordpress.com/news-blog/ It is hoped we can make another working session over the coming weekend so another update should follow soon…

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