Monthly Archives: May 2009

Road Locomotive Society Spring Outing

This years Road Locomotive Society spring outing took place at Richard Parrots farm at Weeting in Norfolk. The sun came out and the lack of usual rally clutter meant that I managed to get a few pictures of Mr Parrots collection. Burrell 3695 which is fitted with the crane gear from former works engines 1876 [...]

Belvoir Castle Steam Festival 2009

Belvoir Castle hosted it’s annual steam event over the weekend of 16 & 17 May 2009. The rally again suffered with the weather, Saturday was wet and Sunday when I attended had heavy showers with occasional bright sunshine. The rally moved site last year which seems have reduced the problems with damp ground, however the [...]

Sena Sugar Estate Mozambique Fowler Engines

Here is an interesting collection of pictures of Fowler Ploughing Tackle on the Sena Sugar Estate in Mozambique. The pictures were taken by Geoff Cooke in 1976:

Sena Sugar was a British owned company based in Luabo, Central Mozambique who produced cane sugar and used a wide variety of agricultural and rail steam, much of which [...]