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WAGON GROUP REPORT 5TH DECEMBER 2018

5th Dec 2018

Despite the wet and windy weather, it's been a very busy week... Brian reports last Tuesday that a thick fog greeted those of them that arrived from the north, ...

WAGON GROUP REPORT 27TH NOVEMBER 2018

27th Nov 2018

On Tuesday at Medstead with the weather not good for working outside, Chris P, Keith, and Malcolm carried out the overdue clean and tidy in the Woodworking CCT. It ...

WAGON GROUP REPORT 20TH NOVEMBER

21st Nov 2018

Dave V reports from Medstead last  Tuesday that Kevin and John D continued derusting and painting the Gunpowder Van chassis. Keith made a start on replacing the door and ...

WAGON GROUP REPORT 8TH NOVEMBER 2018

9th Nov 2018

Malcolm reports from Medstead on Tuesday. Dave V, Chris P, John D, Richard, Kevin and Malcolm were racing to complete the BY roof in time for the torch-on felting ...

WAGON GROUP REPORT 22ND OCTOBER 2018

6th Nov 2018

Dave E reports from Medstead on Tuesday... A pretty successful day, but another knackering one. They replaced the rest of the defective planks on BY S 653 roof, not easy, but ...

WAGON GROUP REPORT 16TH OCTOBER

19th Oct 2018

Well it's been a few weeks since the last Wagon Group report, not that any work has stopped, just holidays, and other activities have got in the way... It ...

WAGON GROUP REPORT 18TH SEPTEMBER

24th Sep 2018

With the forecast for Wednesday a bit dicey, it was concentrating all efforts on the next coach roof at Medstead on Tuesday. This was S 3738 and with the usual ...

WAGON GROUP REPORT 6TH SEPTEMBER

10th Sep 2018

With me making a rare Tuesday appearance at Medstead we had a team of 6 (including Dave V, David E, John D, Ray B and Pete Cutler) working on the next ...

WAGON GROUP REPORT 30TH AUGUST

5th Sep 2018

Dave V reports from what turned into a very hot Tuesday at Medstead. With reduced numbers that day, they didn’t manage to get as far as previous weeks ...

WAGON GROUP REPORT 22ND AUGUST 2018

23rd Aug 2018

Malcolm and Chris advise from Medstead on Tuesday that they finished the steps to the wood working CCT, but at some later stage a non-slip surface will be added. &...

WAGON GROUP REPORT 16TH AUGUST

20th Aug 2018

Dave V reports from a hot Medstead on Tuesday that at last some of the scaffolding is up (south side) of the Mark 1 coach S 34947 and they were ...

WAGON GROUP REPORT 7TH AUGUST

8th Aug 2018

Dave V reports from Medstead on Tuesday that they had an interesting day. They welcomed a younger (?) and enthusiastic member from Alton (CLC), ably assisted by Brian and Dave. First ...

Wagon Group Report 1st August

1st Aug 2018

A very hot Medstead on Tuesday, for Dave V et al, and accordingly progress was slow with lots of rest breaks... Brian and Chris did some testing at ...

Wagon Group Report 10th July

10th Jul 2018

Dave V reports from Medstead on Tuesday that with a good turn out they made progress. John D and Hamish oiled the freight train in Bennetts. This ...

Wagon Group Report 5th July

5th Jul 2018

Dave V reports from a very hot Medstead on Tuesday that they made steady progress on three jobs in hand.  Chris S managed to finish the edging ...

Wagon Group Report 26th June

26th Jun 2018

Dave V reports that they had a good day on Tuesday at Medstead, with quite a good turnout. Light drizzle in the morning, despite the forecast, but this ...

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