NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by Bryan » Wed Jul 27, 2011 8:26 pm

Not quite as white as the last one.

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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by Blink Bonny » Wed Jul 27, 2011 8:34 pm

Oh, I dunno, Ploughman. Why not offer your services to Network Track or whatever they're calling themselves this week? There's money to be made...
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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by Bryan » Sun Aug 21, 2011 7:19 pm

NER Snowplough 18 is now back in NER livery and will be appearing at the
Stainmore 150th event at Kirkby Stephen over the August Bank Holiday.
If you are attending please say hello and have a look.
It moves from the NYMR on wednesday and is due away for about a week.

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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by Bryan » Thu Aug 25, 2011 7:28 pm

Photos taken yesterday at Newbridge on its first day out in its new coat of paint.
Prior to loading away for Kirkby Stephen
http://yorkareagroup.co.uk/wp-content/g ... ont-rh.jpg
Leaving Newbridge Quarry after the lowloader had to turn round.
http://yorkareagroup.co.uk/wp-content/g ... g_4286.jpg

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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by Blink Bonny » Thu Aug 25, 2011 11:13 pm

The plough end looks like some kind of ship!

Very impressive and well done to all.
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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by Bryan » Fri Aug 26, 2011 9:19 am

One of the team that has helped restore number 18 was at Kirkby Stephen yesterday for the plough to be unloaded.
He caught this shot which is unlikely to be repeated, only pity is they were not the other way round.
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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by Trestrol » Fri Aug 26, 2011 12:59 pm

Bryan wrote:One of the team that has helped restore number 18 was at Kirkby Stephen yesterday for the plough to be unloaded.
He caught this shot which is unlikely to be repeated, only pity is they were not the other way round.
Even more of a pity its not TWO ploughs either end!

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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by Blink Bonny » Fri Aug 26, 2011 1:49 pm

Oh, and owzabout a J21 in there as well?

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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by Rlangham » Sat Aug 27, 2011 8:33 pm

Fantastic photo, thanks for sharing Bryan. There's some NER snowplough diagrams on ebay if they're of use to anyone - found it during my regular ebay search for 'North Eastern Railway'
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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by Bryan » Tue Aug 30, 2011 9:12 pm

Number 18 went on its summer holiday to Stainmore 150th at Kirkby Stephen.
It met some new friends
http://yorkareagroup.co.uk/wp-content/g ... g_4331.jpg

http://yorkareagroup.co.uk/wp-content/g ... g_4360.jpg
and had a reunion with an old friend.
http://yorkareagroup.co.uk/wp-content/g ... g_4369.jpg

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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by manna » Tue Aug 30, 2011 9:24 pm

G'Day Gents

Certainly looks ready for action !! and at last in front of the loco, :P Congratulations, a wonderful looking snowplough, hope it earns it's keep :lol:

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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by Rlangham » Tue Aug 30, 2011 11:53 pm

Lovely, wish I could have made it up there
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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by 52D » Thu Sep 01, 2011 9:31 pm

Excellent complete with Serpent benches
Hi interested in the area served by 52D. also researching colliery wagonways from same area.

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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by Bryan » Mon May 22, 2017 1:38 pm

Been back out on the move this weekend but not very far.
Just a jaunt from Newbridge to Pickering and back.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eMsQvAg ... e=youtu.be

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Re: NER SNOWPLOUGH 18

Post by Rlangham » Tue May 23, 2017 12:54 pm

Will it be outside at Newbridge this weekend? I'm going on the NERA walk on Saturday, be great to see it up close
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