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Quainton News Archive - Quainton News No. 27 - Spring 1976
Hunslet 0-4-0 ST No. 779 Holy War
Farewell to Holy War
J M Hutchings - Holy War at Quainton
Sad to report the departure of Holy War from Quainton Road on 13th
December, 1975, for a new life In Wales on the Bala Lake Railway.
The text in this Quainton Railway Society publication was written in 1976 and so does not reflect events in the 39+ 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.
Farewell to Holy War - Quainton News No. 27 - Spring 1976
Text © Quainton Railway Society / Photographs © Quainton Railway Society or referenced photographer
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