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71000 Duke of Gloucester

Postby MOD » Sun Jan 01, 2012 8:52 pm

Just a couple of youtube posts I found showing this superb loco at its best.

Wheel slip


The 1st section is on the Lickey Incline ;- very near to where I live but somehow I missed this :(


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Re: 71000 Duke of Gloucester

Postby 34053 » Tue Jan 03, 2012 12:56 pm

Many thanks Ian for posting those two video clips. (Shame about the diesel loco at the rear, but it didn't seem to be giving any assistance).

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