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Author Topic: Moving of track panels 1960s steam  (Read 603 times)

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Online exmouthcraig

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Re: Moving of track panels 1960s steam
« Reply #15 on: March 02, 2018, 09:20:08 PM »
 :thumbsup: :greatpicturessign:

Thanks Nick, cracking insight into modernisation in track laying. Be good to know how it folded up to travel

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Re: Moving of track panels 1960s steam
« Reply #16 on: April 02, 2018, 03:35:30 PM »
At a guess

Salmons running on plateback bogies, either 5'6" or 8' wheelbase
60' track panels
4 or 5 panels per wagon.

It used to be 6 high wooden panels, 5 high concrete panels. 3 is the maximum these days, (Working at height!)

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Re: Moving of track panels 1960s steam
« Reply #17 on: April 03, 2018, 09:11:29 AM »

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Re: Moving of track panels 1960s steam
« Reply #18 on: April 03, 2018, 10:02:09 AM »
Wonderful!
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