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J27 re-wheeled

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The J27 was re-wheeled today by Andrew Goodman's RSS team.

Preparing for the lift, beams still on the ground - Colin Smith

Raising the frames - Colin Smith

Rolling in the rear wheelset - Colin Smith

View from rhe rear with the center wheels in position - Colin Smith

Front wheelset into position - Colin Smith

Lowering the frames, axleboxes jist enterimg horns - Colin Smith

Attaching the hornstays - Colin Smith

The rewheeled frames. - Colin Smith

It moves! Fred Ramshaw inches the loco forward with the pinch bar - Andy Lowes

Last Updated on Sunday, 13 March 2016 22:32