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19th March 2017 - LNER TTO 23981

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The bogies from LNER TTO, 23981, have now been reassembled following overhaul of the component parts.

© Brian Hallett



18th March 2017 - Diesel Brake Tender

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The diesel brake tender at the start of the day on 18th March 2017.

© Brian Hallett


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The diesel brake tender, B964122, at the end of 18th March 2017 when the first coat of green paint had been applied.

© Brian Hallett



18th February 2017 - Diesel Brake Tender

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The diesel brake tender standing outside the shed at Rothley on Saturday 18th February 2017. One side of the vehicle has been welded up as this image shows along with one end. This just leaves the other side, end and roof to be completed.

© Phil Stanbridge