Monthly Archives: February 2012

Site moved to new server

This is the new version of the site. The galleries are better, though by no means complete, and articles can all be searched. So for instance if we have done some work in the K4, you will find that post … Continue reading

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Instructions for the Beresford Stork Light Trailer Pump

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Review of Trip to London Fire Museum, 13th Feb 2012

On Monday we had a very successful trip to London. By driving to Milton Keynes, we got tickets costing £10 adults, £1 children day return to London with Central Zone tube thrown in. A real bargain. We took the tube … Continue reading

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Building an AFS 6″ Pipe Bridge

Tony Henwood and David Moore hatched a plan to build an AFS pipe bridge. Unfortunately, it is believed that the whole stock of AFS pipes was scrapped when Marchington closed down. So a few Tee pieces were sacrificed to supply … Continue reading

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Crew Cab fitted to Austin K4

Having spent weeks preparing he crew cab for the K4, today, we hoisted it onto the body. The fly in the ointment was that the engine wouldn’t start. Despite fitting electronic ignition, that had a small issue that I think … Continue reading

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Visit to London, 13 Feb 2012

This is the plan for Mon 13th: Meet Lowdham 7:30 and drive to Milton Keynes. We will need the Sutcliffe 9-seater van and probably one car. Aim to catch the 9:47 Milton Keynes to Euston train which gets in at … Continue reading

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