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Quainton News Archive - Quainton News No. 101 - April 2009

Flagship Locos


It has not all being one way traffic on the visiting locomotive front and QRS based locomotives have represented us admirably at many heritage lines and special events, such as Met 1, L.99 and 9466 at Steam on the Met, Coventry No. 1 as our roaming Thomas and 9466 on the main line.


Photo:
Bob Randall - L99 (7715) Steam on the Met 1993.


Photo:
A Bratton - Met 1 at the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway in 1994. The driver bears a remarkable likeness to Fred Dibnah?


Photo:
Bob Randall - Met 1 and 9466 double headed light engines at Amersham station on the occasion of the 1999 Steam on the Met event.


Notes:
The text in this Quainton Railway Society publication was written in 2009 and so does not reflect events in the 10+ years since publication. The text and photographs are repeated verbatim from the original publication, with only a few minor grammar changes but some clarifying notes are added if deemed necessary. The photos from the original publication are provided as scans in this internet version of this long out of print publication.

Reference:
Flagship Locos - Quainton News No. 101 - April 2009


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