The New Measurement Train is back again.
By Mick House.
It departed from Penzance, again right time 12.23 and it arrived at its final destination for today of Paignton one minute early at 15.35. The formation today was from the Penzance end 43 014 The Railway Observer, 975984, 977994, 977993, 975814, 977984 & Mark Carne CBE 43 013.
Words & photos by Mick House.
We are most grateful to David Critchlow for drawing our attention to four very detailed and most interesting papers written by Bruce Hunt.
These papers are accessed by one link and cover four items of great interest to students of Cornish Railways.
The four items covered are :-
1) The proposed short cut to Looe.
2) Railmotor number 93 on the Looe branch.
3) The Tregantle Military Railway. (Very detailed)
4) The Cornubian Railtour. (3rd May I964)
To locate these papers please click on the following link.
Our appreciation to Bruce Hunt for putting the results of his considerable research on the web.
34067 Tangmere on the Devonian
4th July 2013