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'Axe' in Motion

Aug
03
2007

The Lynton & Barnstaple's Kerr Stuart Joffre Class locomotive 'Axe' is now another step closer to completion, with a successful test run of the chassis on compressed air.

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Lavender Line S&T Donation

Jul
30
2007
On Saturday 28th July, Phil Rawstron & Chris Dadson visited Isfield at the invitation of the Lavender Line to collect a substantial quantity of new and used signalling equipment, which were surplus to the railway's requirements.
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Chassis Runs on Air

Jul
30
2007
The chassis for Kerr Stuart Joffre 'Axe' has now reached a stage where it can be tested operating on air.
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Weekend of 21st & 22nd July 2007

Jul
23
2007
A busy weekend for the Surrey Area Group. We split our resources and attended two separate events held this weekend.
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Amberley Museum Gala

Jul
16
2007
Over the weekend of Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th July 2007, we once again attended this very popular event.
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Best Visitor Attraction

Jul
04
2007
At the recent Visit Exmoor annual awards held in Dunster, the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway was shortlisted for the award of Best Visitor Attraction.
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Town Criers

Jul
04
2007
Sunday 17th June saw a very unusual visit at Woody Bay Station - an annual meeting of Town Criers. A total of over 50 bold and brightly dressed characters, plus many similarly dressed partners, adorned the platform at Woody Bay in the afternoon.
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Lynton & Lynmouth Music Festival

Jul
04
2007
This year was the first year that the railway has been involved in the Lynton & Lynmouth music festival. We are pleased to be able to say that the event was a fantastic success and undoubtedly one of the most successful events that the railway has hosted.
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Merstham Model Steam Show

May
21
2007
Over the weekend of Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th May 2007, we once again on hand with our Sales Stand at the Merstham Model Steam Show.
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Martyn de Young

May
15
2007
Name: Martyn de Young
Age: 47 From: Kent
Department: Local Support Group

I first discovered the joys of the L&B, almost by chance, in about 1988, and have been involved since then. Personal circumstances limit the time I can spend in Devon, but I have been able to help with several generations of the official L&B Web site, and I am Secretary of the Kent Support Group
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