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 Posted: Sun Nov 1st, 2015 03:48 pm
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WW1 trench loco, restored & running at Moseley Railway Trust (Apedale Valley Light Rly), Staffordshire, England :




Photo Copyright unknown, possibly Moseley Rly Trust ?

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 Posted: Mon Nov 2nd, 2015 04:36 pm
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We're in the middle of the centennial for the Great War right now for the next 3 years, we'll be seeing a lot of things like this until 2018.



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 Posted: Mon Nov 2nd, 2015 04:39 pm
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Available from Dallas at http://bouldervalleymodels.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=3&products_id=169





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 Posted: Mon Nov 2nd, 2015 05:25 pm
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Man, how I wish I could justify building one of those for use on my layout.



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 Posted: Mon Nov 2nd, 2015 10:40 pm
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Cool!



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WOW!

My creative history license says that one was imported after the war and could be seen on a certain Nevada GN15 line... :moose:

Last edited on Mon Nov 2nd, 2015 10:44 pm by NevadaBlue



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Well..
here's one in action still retaining its original 1917 engine.



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Helmut : I didn't know there is, or was, a Simplex on the FR.

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 Posted: Tue Nov 3rd, 2015 03:18 pm
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It definitely is, and I had the pleasure ( well....) of running it myself in the late '70s



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My Grandfather drove steam locos in France in WWI. He was injured when a French trainee hit him with a shovel. Its on his service record....



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