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by Chris Meredith
Thu Aug 15, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 131
Views: 137745

Re: CLAN LINE

I am pleased to report that Clan Line has passed the FTR for tomorrow's Surrey Hills British Pullman. After last weekend's ACE to Exeter this has involved two days hard graft cleaning and preparing the locomotive by our dedicated volunteer workforce.
by Chris Meredith
Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 131
Views: 137745

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A 400 plus mile round trip to Exeter & back on last Saturday's ACE, all went very well. There were some minor issues beyond our control on the down run, as a result of a tree on the line the following 0920 ex Waterloo which was due to pass us at Chard Loop was delayed this resulted in Clan Line not ...
by Chris Meredith
Fri Aug 09, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 131
Views: 137745

Re: CLAN LINE

I am pleased to report Clan Line has passed her FTR for tomorrow's UK Railtours, Atlantic Coast Express to Exeter.
by Chris Meredith
Sun Jul 28, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 131
Views: 137745

Re: CLAN LINE

Saturday's Belmond Pullman was another consistent run by 28 without any issues.
by Chris Meredith
Fri Jul 26, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 131
Views: 137745

Re: CLAN LINE

I am pleased to report Clan Line has passed the FTR for tomorrow's Surrey Hills, Belmond Pullman.
by Chris Meredith
Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 131
Views: 137745

Re: CLAN LINE

From reports I have received Clan Line at a cracking trip to Stratford on Avon yesterday culminating on the return from a signal check at Didcot East Jn passed at 9 MPH to passing Ealing Broadway the 47 1/4 miles were run in 42 1/2 minutes, mile after mile the speed was 75 MPH or there abouts, passe...
by Chris Meredith
Tue Jul 09, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 131
Views: 137745

Re: CLAN LINE

I am pleased to report that Clan Line has passed her fitness to run for tomorrow's Belmond Pullman to Stratford on Avon, with sister engine 35018 British India Line on today's run to Weymouth who would have believed that two Bulleid Merchant Navy Pacifics in 2 days would be out on the mainline 52 ye...
by Chris Meredith
Sun Jun 09, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 131
Views: 137745

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An incident free 'Surrey Hills' with a right time arrival back at Victoria. On return to Stewarts Lane we handed over to another support crew, serviced the loco, put on the 'Golden Arrow' regalia and headed off for the open day at Ramsgate, hauling our support coach and Belmond livered Class 67 No.6...
by Chris Meredith
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 131
Views: 137745

Re: CLAN LINE

I can report that Clan Line has passed her fitness to run for tomorrow's Surrey Hills 'Belmond British Pullman'. Upon the return to Stewarts Lane the loco will be doing a quick turnaround prior to a movement to Ramsgate departing at 2010 hauling our support coach and a DB Class 67 for the South East...
by Chris Meredith
Fri May 17, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: CLAN LINE
Replies: 131
Views: 137745

Re: CLAN LINE

A good trip with no issues to report, arrival at Bristol TM a couple of minutes early return arrived at Victoria 15 minutes early! I understand from support crew who were on the train that some spirited running took place.