Statford Barn Railway – Museum

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Last weekend I visited Statfold Barn Railway and I posted some photos of some of the locos operating. There were many more locomotives on display in the museum and it’s well worth sharing some photos of these too.

The first two photos show the roundhouse which is part of the museum. There are some empty tracks because many of the locos were operating when I took the photos!

There are locos everywhere. They even suspend them from the walls and ceilings.

The quality of the restorations is astounding. This is Ryam Sugar Company No. 1, built by Davenport in 1919, imported from India in 2013, apparently this is the only example of a Davenport loco in the UK.

Built by Corpet in Paris in 1884, ‘Minas de Aller’ No. 2, has Brown’s valve gear and a rocker arm driven indirect drive to the coupled wheels. This is a very…

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Poet, author, servant of God the Heavenly father and the Lord Jesus Christ...working out his salvation with fear and trembling. - Not trusting in his own deeds, but depending totally upon the finished sacrificial work of Jesus Christ to be, by God's reckoning, a new creature, clothed in Christ's righteousness...which mortal humankind can never attain by their own weak efforts, apart from faith in Christ's work on our behalf. - College-educated, yet wise enough to see that what a man does will not be his ultimate identity nor affect how God sees him or her. - Called by God to do a very difficult thing...apart from God's grace, mercy and strength...to love the sinner (which we all--by nature--are) but hate the sin, which is only paid through Christ, God's Son, - My own God-given gift is that of being a Poet..showing that in all parts of life...God has a loving part in it...as hard as that is to always understand or perceive...given life's realities! Come join me on my journey of discovery?.

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