Restoration news - In the workshop

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Southern Railway Brake Third S3554S

March 2014. The Chatham has recently returned to the workshop and is currently receiving new brake blocks.


Midland Railway six-wheeled Composite coach

March 2014. This project has seen many hours of work recently. The partitions, which had been installed many years ago, have been removed, in order to make it easier to fix the roof. The roof sags badly and will have to be removed in order to replace the roof supports. It's difficult to see in the photo, but there is a string line above the roof which shows the extent of the sag.


Great Northern Railway six-wheeled Brake Third carriage No. 589

March 2014.  Almost complete, this needs a few finishing touches, such as the communication cord, and wiring up the lights.



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