V2 Repainting

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notascoobie
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V2 Repainting

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Hi. Can anyone please help me out with a query. When was V2 60872 KOYLI repainted from BR black to Brunswick green?

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Vernon
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Re: V2 Repainting

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I don't have a date Vernon.

But possibly after General Repair in July 1958?

John
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Re: V2 Repainting

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Thanks John, the overhaul date looks likely but I thought they'd all been done by then?

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Vernon
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Re: V2 Repainting

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According to Part 6C of the RCTS GBs the last in black was 60843 which entered Darlington Works for a General Repair on 24th August 1959. Interesting that this loco had been to the works several times since the order was given to paint the class green, but none was a General Repair.

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