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by Ian Prince
Tue Jul 04, 2017 12:26 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: ECML - The nineties are back!
Replies: 15
Views: 13028

Re: ECML - The nineties are back!

04/07/2017 90036 plus DVT 82210 on 1D05 running late after Stevenage and not regaining time at any point through to Leeds.
by Ian Prince
Mon May 29, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Cl.800 IEP unit
Replies: 2
Views: 3701

Cl.800 IEP unit

28th May 2017
800010 12:53 5X80 Doncaster Carr IEP depot to Southall via East Coast Mainline, passed Ranskill 10 late at 13:22
by Ian Prince
Thu May 11, 2017 12:17 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: RO INDEX
Replies: 13
Views: 13282

Re: RO INDEX

My thanks to those responsible for making the Indices available for 2015 and 2016, which I collected from the AGM. Long may they continue as they form a good finale and reference for each year as they have always done.
by Ian Prince
Thu May 11, 2017 12:11 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: The Deltic Executive - 6th May 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 2837

Re: The Deltic Executive - 6th May 2017

The tour ran well with only a few minor problems, A broken rail outside Derby cased some confusion the books platform was occupierd by Vouager, and when asked which platform the excursion would use,asked her superior, got the answer we don't know!! The announcer gave the information as the train ar...
by Ian Prince
Sat May 06, 2017 9:52 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: The Deltic Executive - 6th May 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 2837

The Deltic Executive - 6th May 2017

Pathfinder and the Deltic PS in conjunction with DRS, ran a tour today from Willington, Derbys via Burton on Trent, Derby, Leeds, Hull, Doncaster, Gainsborough Lea Road, Sleaford, and Peterborough to London Kings Cross, followed by a return along the ECML to Leeds behind Deltic D9009. Deltic turned ...
by Ian Prince
Sun Apr 23, 2017 9:25 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: 'Four Trains' - York tomorrow, Sunday 23rd April
Replies: 2
Views: 2832

Re: 'Four Trains' - York tomorrow, Sunday 23rd April

https://www.flickr.com/photos/51275902@N05/34082627851/in/photolist-TVLnQF-TVHTjX-TVbgiv/ http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/watch-four-iconic-trains-travel-side-by-side-through-yorkshire-to-celebrate-the-east-coast-main-line-1-8507308 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-york-north-yorkshire-39684...
by Ian Prince
Fri Apr 21, 2017 8:53 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Doncaster Works lists
Replies: 26
Views: 19084

Re: Doncaster Works lists

I recall that the new numbers were often marked on the shopping lists/overhaul level detail, on boards adjacent to the locos, which I noted at both Doncaster and Derby Works (other works may have done the same). As such the official date of renumbering may have been a paper exercise before the paint...
by Ian Prince
Mon Apr 17, 2017 10:39 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: RO Archive
Replies: 14
Views: 10079

Re: RO Archive

The Society should set up an authorised set of members to scan and submit pdfs for archive purposes, which would allow a common standard to be adopted and the Society to benefit from members input without it being too onerous upon any individual.

A positive way forward?
by Ian Prince
Fri Apr 14, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Locked Topics
Replies: 6
Views: 5294

Re: Locked Topics

Don't agree at all.

It is a 'forum'. That is discussion in both directions.

Hiding behind locked topics is not the direction to take.

Sad.