Category: Restoration

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, EMUs, Preservation, Restoration, Sellindge, Uncategorised

All the compartments

On the 17/03/2019. Me, Stephen Chambers, Clare Chambers, Davd Chambers and Ben on site today. Main thing was to finish clearing the last two compartments (A and B) and refitting the front tarpaulin after it blew off. After removing years of rubbish from every compartment. I can now gladly say that the Double Decker is …

13003, EMUs, News, Preservation, Restoration, Sellindge

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 …

13003, News, Restoration, Sellindge

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, Preservation, Restoration, Sellindge

Roller Blind Restoration

Today Chris Hurst took home the roller blinds for rstoration as ones of the blinds had split. Some replacement roller blinds had been sent to us thanks to Mark O’Brian-Dellamare for sending these to us. Interestingly both roller blinds did not come out of 13003 originally and both came out of motor coaches 13001 and …