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13003, Events, News, Preservation, Restoration, Sellindge, Uncategorised

An Update

Sorry for the lack of a update. We have been busy behind the scenes. On the 15th April some work was completed on the 4DD. But the main job of the day was moving General Steam Navigation off site to its new home at the Swindon and Cricklade Railway. The main jobs completed on the …

13003, Events, News, Sellindge

The big tidy up

On the weekend commencing 30th March 2019. Chris Hurst, Mark and Kerry Hickmott on site on the saturday. The main job today was to move the scrap metal into the skip that was piled up beside the tender tank. Then the next day. Chris Hurst, Stephen Chambers, Dave Chambers, Clare Chambers, Ben, Chloe and Mark …

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Double Decker News

No work was carried out on the Double Deck last weekend as members where elsewhere. The first bit of news is the Bullied 4DD EMU supporters group has been featured in the Hawkinge Gazette, which has plenty of photos and talks about the history of the double decker and our group’s aims. https://localrags.co.uk/index.php/2019/2/24/railway-restoration-group-near-folkestone-needs-volunteers-to-help-restore-rare-double-deck-electric-train/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=facebook Last Friday …

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Sellindge Progress

Quite a bit of clearance done today. Chris Hurst, Mark Hickmott, Kerry Hickmott and Stephen Chambers & Family on site today. First job was to cut back some trees and tidy years of undergrowth. This is at the back of the Double Decker, the plan is to get this area levelled and have our storage …

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Recent Progress

On the 19/01/2019. It was one of our biggest working weekends with the following members down to help; Chris Hurst, Mark Hickmott, Kerry Hickmott, Alyson Parris, Bernard Tilley, Richard Midwinter, Stephen Chambers, Clare Chambers and family were on site today. The main job was to get the container water tight, this involved replacing the roof …

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, …