Traction Talk Threads of Interest – Week 18

Traction Talk has been a bit quiet of late but here are a few threads that have caught my eye.

Restoration of Fowler A4

Wonderful collection of pictures of Fowler 10590 which is being restored by TT Member Carl Byrne:

North Norfolk Steam Tour

East Anglian Traction Engine Society held a road run over the May Bank Holiday which started at Thursford and ended at Strumpshaw. Notsur Rotcorp put a selection of pictures onto TT:

Ellesmere Country Fair & Vintage Rally

Ellesmere Country Fair & Vintage Rally took place recently in New Zealand, not got much in the way of details but NZTRACTORDUDE posted a series of pictures taken at the event onto TT:

Fowler road loco

The news that Fowler 11111 is back on the market after the owner purchased Fowler 14115 created a good deal of discussion. Some members remember when 11111 was rallied without a canopy and I found out this old GDSF programme cover showing the engine:

London to Brighton

The London to Brighton run took place over the May Bank Holiday Weekend and several steam engines took part, a number of pictures of engines traveling to and undertaking the run were posted on Traction Talk and a fantastic video made by members of the Searle crew was also linked from YouTube:

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