Monthly Archives: April 2018

working weekend at Threlkeld

Threlkeld: home of the Vintage Excavator Trust, and also a 2ft gauge railway set-up. A group of us (who are on the Hunslett Restoration Squad) ventured north to build railway lines, one group to reconstruct a set of points, and … Continue reading

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Hunslett looking more like a loco….

We fitted the ashpan today, to the underside of the boiler, then fitted the boiler to the frame, and added one of the sidetanks. Getting ready for the loco’s steam test in a couple of weeks. Satisfied that the boiler … Continue reading

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