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News, Northampton Ironstone, Restoration, Sellindge

4002 to join 4001 at Sellindge

4002 is coming to Sellindge From Mark Hickmott 7 June 2021 It gives me great pleasure to announce the Northampton Ironstone Trust Railway based 4DD is coming to Sellindge. Following the passing of Nick Robinson, his son’s and the NIRT have gifted the 4DD to the Sellindge based 4DD group. On behalf of the joint …

News, Restoration, Sellindge, Uncategorised

MCB Cupboard Door & Spare Fuse Holder From The Drivers Cab

Steve Chambers retrieved the MCB Door and Spare Fuse Holder from the driver cab and has started to renovate the items. The items are being fully cleaned and stripped of paint, ready for repainting. Its the first time since the 4DD was withdrawn in 1971 any work has been done on the MCB Cupboard. The …

13003, News, Sellindge

Behind the Scenes

Apologies for the lack of posts about the Sellindge 4DD, we’ve been busy behind the scenes! Christmas and New Year inbetween! Just before Christmas 2018, we were told about The NRM Disposals List. On the list was several items of interest which looked like items for the 4DD. I pleased to say we were correct, …

13003, News, Preservation, Sellindge

Esmond Lewis Evans

It is with sadness. I have been given permission by the Lewis Evans Family to say that: Esmond Lewis Evans has Passed Away this afternoon, 5/8/2017. As many will know Esmond was at the forefront of Railway Preservation in the early years. Without him, The Bulleid 4DD, 01 Class 0-6-0 number 65 and many Pullman …