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Want – Hudswell-Badger 0-6-0DM “Badger”

A 2’6″ gauge diesel mechanical loco built in 1971 for the hot strip mill at Shotton Steelworks in north Wales. Based on a Hudswell-Clarke mines design, with the addition of a large cab. Now preserved at the Statfold Barn Railway … Continue reading

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Carnegie – “want” update

A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to go to Gunpowder Mills in east London with a friend to photograph and measure Carnegie, the articulated Hunslet diesel built for the 18″ gauge system at the Royal Arsenal in … Continue reading

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Want – Hunslet 0-4-4-0 “Carnegie”

Hunslet 0-4-4-0 “Carnegie” ex-Woolwich Arsenal ex-Bicton, originally uploaded by Jay Tilston. This is an 18″ gauge articulated diesel loco originally built by Hunslet in 1954 for the railway system at Woolwich Arsenal in South London. After a spell in preservation … Continue reading

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