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steamyjim


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Quite a sight...

Both engine and van worked in Bristol during their working life and are now kept no more than 10 miles from their respective original yards...

Watch in HD...


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Very interesting articles in your blog. Thanks.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 30, 2017 8:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Levent Suberk wrote:
Very interesting articles in your blog. Thanks.


Thank you!

A video taken of the portable engine and band saw at an open day we held last week. The engine is coming to the end of a restoration and just needs it's paintwork finishing and then to be lined...


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 01, 2017 4:52 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

That's a fine setup, Jim
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PostPosted: Sun Jul 16, 2017 10:53 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

MrDuck wrote:
That's a fine setup, Jim


Lovely isn't it! The engine is currently having her final paint job done ready for lining out.
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A bit of river clearance earlier in the year...


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 22, 2017 10:27 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Looks complicated to winch those trees up but a good job done
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Looks complicated to winch those trees up but a good job done


We're going to pull the next lot out with his Fowler road locomotive - steam is supreme after all!
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Saw this cracking display at the Somerset Steam and Country Fayre last weekend.

A Shand Mason steam fire engine with a couple of horses putting out a fire in the ring...


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Stunning, I've never seen that before, very impressive
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A big Blackstone oil engine testing the suspension on the old Scammell it is mounted up to!


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Good if you need a milkshake on the go
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