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PhilipInCoventry
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766 of 774  Sat 20th Jul 2019 5:56pm  
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Please laugh! I didn't know that there is a village in Oxfordshire, called "Brill". It had a short steam tramway a century ago. Well, I did ask you to laugh! Brill, brill & brill!
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Midland Red
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767 of 774  Sat 20th Jul 2019 6:23pm  
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It’s just inside Buckinghamshire, Philip - this was our conversation on the “Our Philip” thread in 2016 Thumbs up
On 3rd Jul 2016 4:35pm, Midland Red said: One from today for "our" Philip Wave Thumbs up
On 4th Jul 2016 12:06pm, PhilipInCoventry said: Hi all & thank you MR. "Brill"
On 4th Jul 2016 1:54pm, Dreamtime said: As a matter of interest - where is Brill ? Roll eyes
On 4th Jul 2016 2:22pm, Midland Red said: Brill is on the border of Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire, roughly halfway between Aylesbury and Oxford
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PhilipInCoventry
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768 of 774  Sat 20th Jul 2019 7:13pm  
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My mind must have gone, MR. No known cure. Big grin
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Dreamtime
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769 of 774  Sun 21st Jul 2019 6:01pm  
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Don't worry Philip you are not alone. I learn something each time I come on the Forum. Smile
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PhilipInCoventry
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770 of 774  Sat 24th Aug 2019 3:01pm  
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Hi all Wave A busy scene at Bramble Lane, with evening fitted goods, having vans added by Class 22 diesel. The train loco Class 43xx, on its way to Banbury once it gets the all clear. Of course, it's all in the mind. This was an everyday activity at one time on a secondary branch line, providing there was sufficient interlude between through or passenger trains. The small yard adjacent to Courthouse Green often used their own Drewry shunter to add & take off stuff, which saved run round loops & time, than if the train loco had to do it.
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PhilipInCoventry
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771 of 774  Sun 15th Sep 2019 8:22am  
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Morning all Wave A picture at Hounds Hill yesterday. DMU to Coventry & Leamington can be seen approaching Hounds Hill, from Priors Field on the unidirectional line, into platform 2, whilst fresh from overhaul. Austerity 2-8-0 waits with a light loaded afternoon parcels to Northampton, a running-in turn. The same scene from a different view point. The loco had indeed had a new motor fitted, a bit of trim needed to fit the latest hi-tech precision motor & gears. This loco, now nearly twenty years old, was heavily weathered by me, but I always use water colour paste to weather, so easily removed to make the loco look brand new, or ex-works condition.
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Dreamtime
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772 of 774  Sun 15th Sep 2019 5:16pm  
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Bloomin' brilliant, Philip, your first photo looks too good to be true. Clever one that one. Thumbs up
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Midland Red
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773 of 774  Sun 15th Sep 2019 8:32pm  
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I hope Philip was wearing his hi-viz vest when taking the first photo Wave
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Helen F
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774 of 774  Sun 15th Sep 2019 10:32pm  
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At first glance that first photo really could be the real thing. Bit of flooding on the tracks in the distance I think. MR's right, a high vis vest should be mandatory at track level. Big grin Will you be getting to the model railway exhibition at the canal warehouse next weekend?
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