Timeline

 

2018

December

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
Wonderful weather… for shark spanners!
Odd jobs
Feeling hot hot hot.
Bricking it

November

B462709 Bought from Derby Litchurch Lane

Don’t get hooked up on that!
Home Comforts
Lest We Forget
I’ve put the stove on, time for a sit down.

October

Did you set the clocks back?
Evolution of an S
Down came the rain and washed the wagons out.
Tanks, Tank Flats and TPOs

September

St Rollox to it
The end is in sight!
Well well well, time for a break or is that a brake?
Diesel Hauled Postals and other tales.
Air today, gone tomorrow.

August

It came off in my hands (honest)!
The battle is almost over
1T57 50 years
Midland again

July

M500954 Bought from David Clarke Railway Trust

Matthew 7:25
A new skin(ish)
Seat backs and planks off
Midland Brakes
Don’t touch, If its White, Cream or Bauxite its wet.

June

Mind your head on the door!!
Finishing touches
Sole Bar, Internals and Brake adjust
All in the details

May

“Mind the lamp irons”
Shock(ing) Van
Goods Galore
A Shock all over again

April

Small tasks
Insul-Fish complete
Mr. Blue Sky appears again!
A very blue Fish Van
B850498 Job Done
Final Touches and Signwriting
Top coat on

March

Signwriting preparation
We have painted!
Snow, Scraping and Sanding
Shocking stencils
Two become one

February

Roof sheets to the wind…
Brakes, Brake Vans and Broken Floors
Waiting for the weather
Sheet, Mail and more Shock Gear
Vans back in time

January

Posters, Postals and Photo-charters!
Shock and Parcels
New Logo
Bars and ‘End Doors’
Axle Exams
The Winter Project