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Work in Progress: 4th January

Jan
05

 


Roadworks Triangle1st Day back!


A wintry sky and strong winds greeted the first Thursday Gang of 2018.  With the railway currently closed we are provided with the rare opportunity to look at the trackwork in the station area.

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100 Club December Draw

Jan
04

 

100 Club

 

The latest L&BRT 100 Club winners have been announced:
See HERE for details. 

 

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Santa arriving by special train at Woody Bay

Dec
24
2017

 



Santa arriving by special train at Woody Bay, where his elves help unload the sacks of presents


1. Santa arrives at Woody Bay to be greeted by Claire Jeans, Judy Williams and Mel Maddocks.

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Work in Progress: 21st December

Dec
22
2017

 


Roadworks TriangleSanta's Sell Out!


The last Thursday work party of 2017 coincided with a busy Santa Specials day.

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Special Report - Heritage Carriages

Dec
21
2017

 


Roadworks TriangleLong distance carriage repairs!

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Work in Progress: 14th December

Dec
15
2017

 


Roadworks TriangleWintry showers but trackwork must progress.....

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Work in Progress: 7th December

Dec
08
2017

 


Roadworks TriangleHeavy and Light Work Today - and some in between!



This week's report comes from Roger Bye.

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Work in Progress: 30th November

Dec
02
2017

 


Roadworks TriangleHi-tech tamping and low-tech grafting!



This week's report is from Nigel Thompson and Roger Bye.


The cold but sunny weather was ideal for some more "jacking and packing" of the track.

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The L&B wins again!

Dec
02
2017

Wednesday 29th November. L&B team win local railway quiz.

At the Rising Sun Umberleigh, an L&BR Devon Group team led by Nigel Thompson won the Annual Railway Quiz organised by the Tarka Rail Association.

Conquering the other local teams from Bideford, Dartmoor Railway, Umberleigh History and Railway Society and as well as the Tarka Rail Association.

Questions on a variety of railway topics were compiled by former L&BR Volunteer Philip Shelton together with a picture location quiz by Andy Hedges.

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100 Club November Draw

Dec
01
2017

 

100 Club

 

The latest L&BRT 100 Club winners have been announced:
See HERE for details. 

 

Posted By Martyn de Young read more

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