Union of South Africa NYMR Visit

This forum is for the discussion of the locomotives, motive power, and rolling stock of the LNER and its constituent companies.

Moderators: 52D, Rlangham, Atlantic 3279, Blink Bonny, Saint Johnstoun, richard, Tom F

Post Reply
NBR D34 4-4-0 'Glen'
Posts: 257
Joined: Wed Sep 25, 2013 10:54 am
Location: Stafford

Union of South Africa NYMR Visit

Post by STAFFORDA4 » Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:52 pm

Sad to say 60009 is not going to make it to Grosmont & Pickering next week as it’s in need of some new piston rings apparently.
The substitute loco is Bulleid West Country Pacific 34092 City of Wells.
I’ve had my ticket booked since November
To say I’m gutted is very much an understatement. I know such things happen but I’ve had enough “last-minute revisions” to last a bleedin’ lifetime. Will think carefully the next time I prebook tickets and a weeks accommodation in Whitby.
Despondent of Stafford :cry:

Albert Hill
LNER J94 0-6-0ST Austerity
Posts: 34
Joined: Thu Oct 11, 2018 10:10 am

Re: Union of South Africa NYMR Visit

Post by Albert Hill » Thu Mar 28, 2019 4:28 pm

Yup, I have same disappointment, weather looks good too.

Post Reply