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J72 arrives at Hopetown for Winter Maintenance


Thanks to all who participated these last 2 days at Hopetown. After the sunshine and brisk breezes, you should all feel well and ready to go for the rest of the year. For everybody else, Joem is now inside Hopetown workshop and ready to be serviced from this coming Monday evening, then all day Tuesday and Thursday and to continue those days until completion.

Steve Hyman watching 69023 arriving at Hopetown - John Midcalf

69023 near S&D carriage works - John Midcalf

NELPG crew for the unloading of 69023, Hugh Pannell, Steve Hyman, Malcolm Simpson, Peter Shields, Terry Newman, John Hall, Martin Clark, Fred Ramshaw  - John Midcalf

69023 being winched down from trailer - John Midcalf

69023 being shunted along to the NELPG workshop - John Midcalf

69023 in NELPG workshop - John Midcalf

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 March 2014 08:56