Daily Archives: Friday 4 September 2015

Picture in Time: Blackpool Centenary cars 641 & 648

Today we turn the clock back eight years with a view of two Centenary cars at Pleasure Beach as the sun falls on one of the first evenings of the 2007 illuminations season in Blackpool. Despite being relatively recent, much … Continue reading

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Plans on display for Douglas Promenade redevelopment

The seemingly never ending saga of the redevelopment of Douglas Promenade has reached another milestone with the latest – and hoped for final – plans being put on public display at the Sea Terminal from today (Friday 4th September). As … Continue reading

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Wanted: a Brill 21E axle box for Glasgow 1017. Can you help Summerlee?

The casting on the original axle box on Glasgow 1017 at the Summerlee Heritage Museum has recently cracked and a new casting has proven difficult to source. Can anyone help Summerlee to source a new Brill 21E axle box? If … Continue reading

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