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|Day, Date & Time:||Tuesday 22 August 2017|
(1200 for 1300)
|Venue:||Scottish Railway Preservation Society, Bo'ness and Kinneil Railway, Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 9AQ |
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|Topic & Speaker:||"Turkish Delight: the restoration of No. 45170" by Kevin McCallum, 45170 appeal fundraiser |
Built by the North British Locomotive Company in 1942 as one of 250 Stanier-style 2-8-0 locos in a War Department order for Turkish Railways, no 45170 is "Scotland's 8F", and an appeal for her restoration has raised over ©120,000 in two years. SRPS have been able to source and purchase two injectors, and the tender tank externals have been taken back to bare steel, found to be remarkable condition and painted with anti-corrosion primer and undercoat. Further progress will depend on success in fundraising. Attendees are invited to purchase their own lunch before the start of the presentation.
|Cost & Booking:||There is no charge for this event but booking through Corby is required. Quote booking code SR0xx.|
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