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Aiding the local community:July 2021

Jul
03
2021

 


The other week some of the Wednesday Gang were tasked to go to Rowley Cross to undertake one of our regular responsibilities, cutting the grass and tidying the picnic site, leaving it suitable for public use.

Posted By Chris Dadson read more

100 Club Draw 87: June 2021

Jun
30
2021

100 Club

 

The latest L&BRT 100 Club winners have been announced:
See HERE for details. 

 

Posted By Martyn de Young read more

Progress with Tablet Instruments (Part 4)

Jun
21
2021

Here are the quick links to the former articles:

Part 1 dated 7th December 2020 can be viewed HERE,
Part 2 dated 26th January 2021 HERE, and
Part 3 dated 1
3th March 2021 HERE.

Posted By Malcolm Kitchen read more

Walhalla Goldfields Railway Flood Damage Disaster Appeal - June 2021

Jun
15
2021

In 2015, the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway and Walhalla Goldfields Railway (WGR) in Victoria, Australia entered into a twinning agreement. Last week on the 10th June, WGR suffered considerable damage by a severe rain storm and high winds.

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Parracombe Halt is ours!

Jun
14
2021

The L&B Trust is delighted to announce that it is the new owner of 'The Halt' at Parracombe. More importantly, not only does the L&B own another station - but perhaps more significantly, for the first time in our history - as we own all the trackbed from Woody Bay Station to and including Parracombe Halt - we have joined up two of the L&B's long-closed stations.

Posted By Keith Vingoe read more

Chelfham signals progress (26th May & 6th June 2021)

Jun
09
2021

This work report focuses on the installation of the 'Down' Starter signal post..... 

Posted By Nigel Thompson read more

100 Club Draw 86: May 2021

May
31
2021

100 Club

 

The latest L&BRT 100 Club winners have been announced:
See HERE for details. 

 

Posted By Martyn de Young read more

Chelfham report- Wednesday 19th May

May
26
2021

More progress to report here after the recent removal of the post-war extension and erection of the 'Up' starting signal post.

Posted By Nigel Thompson read more

100 Club Draw 85: April 2021

May
04
2021

100 Club

 

The latest L&BRT 100 Club winners have been announced:
See HERE for details. 

 

Posted By Martyn de Young read more

Chelfham the continuing story

Apr
30
2021

This report from Nigel Thompson


1. On Sunday 25th the 'Up' Starting Signal post was installed. The wooden post and ladder support were carefully secured prior to later fittings of the finial and signal arm and counterbalance mechanisms.

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