Saturday, 29 June 2013

Saturday 29th June 2013

Saturday saw  Derbyshires friendly railway basking in sunshine which brought out the visitors to our railway. Iris was used on the incline as the 122 bubble car  worked the main line between Wirksworth and Duffield.
The Booking offices, evra shop , model railway  and the Pullman buffet looked after the needs of  our visitors.
The duty conscript found himself cleaning and painting the crossing gates with primer.
The Dmu team completed more essential work in the guards compartment of the 119 railcar.
Rob , Graham and Jack looked after the repairs  and refueling of the 3 car set.
Oakes enterprises were to be found dismantling the dukes bunker.
The 8f group where busy dismantling the  faulty bearing on Henry Ellison.
Anton and Stuart where to be found at Shottle digging away the banking for the new footpath
The Lmsca where busy sanding the sides of the third open in the shed.
a pts and introduction to shunting course were also held at Wirksworth.

Many thanks to all who participated in making it  such an enjoyable day.

ATB John