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The NYMR Autumn Gala

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Old friends who once shared the Hopetown Carrage works were reunited at Grosmont for the Autumn Gala.

 

 

Joem and Tornado playing Thomas and Gordon at Grosmont 2nd October. 'I wish I had your cleaner.' said Joem 'Mine left my rods and burnished hinges all rusty.' - Ron Robinson

A little earlier the Q6 arrived bringing the freight train.

Q6 brings the freight train into Grosmont, seen here releasing the single line token - Ron Robinson

J72 comes out of platform 3 to collect freight - Ron Robinson

J72 backing onto the freight wagons in platform 2 - Ron Robinson

J72 pulling freight out of platform 2 - Ron Robinson

J72 pushing freight into platform 1 - Ron Robinson

Whilst the J72 waits in platform 1, the A1 departs from platform 2 - Ron Robinson

Earlier in the day, the J72 had brought stock into platform 2.

J72 brings up the stock - Ron Robinson

Steam brake on - Ron Robinson

J72 poses in platform 2 with the train- Ron Robinson

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 May 2014 20:53