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Can You Remember ?

Can You Remember ?

Postby Turnip Town » Wed Jun 21, 2017 6:06 pm

This is just a little fun item to jog peoples' memories about past happenings at the Yorkshire Wolds Railway. Yes, I know the images are black and white, that's deliberate just to give a bit of a yesteryear YWR feel!

Hopefully it will also provide a little background to members and volunteers who were not around when the railway got started.
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Ian C and Jack tidy up ballast at the edge of the running line.
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Keith and Phil discuss matters near the car park gates.
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Ed and Graham have a natter in the shade at the north end of the coach whilst I think Ian C rakes newly laid road planings flat.
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Re: Can You Remember ?

Postby Turnip Town » Thu Jun 22, 2017 4:52 pm

Bit of tracklaying in April 2013.....
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Keith overseeing the laying of the former MOD track panels at Fimber, Sunday 7th April 2013.
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Matthew and Keith prepare to bolt another panel to the coach track duly overseen by Ian C, Graham and Tom.
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Keith and Matthew fastening those rail ends together!
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Re: Can You Remember ?

Postby Turnip Town » Fri Jun 23, 2017 10:53 am

Odds and ends.....
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Keith explaining the railway's aims to cllr Joan Cooper and her husband at Driffield Steam Rally, August 2012.
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Former YWR Chairman James Russell selling a YWR calendar at Bridlington Model Rail Show, May 2012.
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A remnant from the past. Original chairs and sleepers still buried in the M & DJR trackbed as of 2010.
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Re: Can You Remember ?

Postby lady anorak 12 » Sun Jun 25, 2017 4:38 pm

A great insite to the past thanks for posting
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