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Maintenance Start on J72

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On Tuesday 20th, the first working party was held at Locomotion to undertake the routine winter servicing of the J72.

Joem on display in the Locomotion Collections building - James Pearcy

J72 positioned outside the Collections building to allow the rods to be removed for inspection - James Pearcy

Terry Newman examining gauge frame packings - James Pearcy

With side rods lifted off, Mick Eccles and John Marsland cleaning/oiling Crankpins - James Pearcy

Fred Ramshaw inspects the J72’s side rod bushes and felts - James Pearcy

Tim Williamson removing the RHS gauge frame - James Pearcy

Last Updated on Friday, 30 January 2015 11:55