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by John239
Wed Aug 30, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: RAILWAY OBSERVER CHANNEL
Replies: 160
Views: 435969

Re: RAILWAY OBSERVER CHANNEL

Feedback on latest editions:
I think the changes made are very good and look forward to the content continuing to evolve. We purport to be a "railway" society (not "loco" or "train") and an increasing emphasis on infrastructure is an important move.
by John239
Wed Aug 30, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Colne Valley Railway
Replies: 1
Views: 5820

Re: Colne Valley Railway

Not been to this line for many years (60?) so found this rather interesting and informative.
Has anyone produced a history of the line from its inception?
by John239
Fri Jun 23, 2017 11:18 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: great western electrification
Replies: 6
Views: 13625

Re: great western electrification

After the (Royal) Wooton Bassett junction, in the area of Brinkworth, some of the small road bridges have been rebuilt to give greater height clearance and steel posts have been installed - but just the posts - and the contractors are no longer present. That was the position on Saturday 17th June wh...
by John239
Wed Jun 14, 2017 4:03 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: RAILWAY OBSERVER CHANNEL
Replies: 160
Views: 435969

RO Content

As a fairly new (about 6 months) member I have now attended around a dozen branch meetings and have received the appropriate number of copies of RO. I would like to offer a couple of observations and a few suggestions. Firstly, a few of the branch meetings have been on railway infrastructure - eg th...