PROGRESS AS AT 11 DECEMBER 2018.
Charlie Jones (Team Leader), Jeff Jackson, Rod Wallis, Chris Tayler, John Spaull, Allan
Vessey, Mike Barclay, Ian Mackenzie, Graham Hart, Steve Underhill (boilersmith), Graham Hope (painter).
Work in Progress:
The loco ihas passed its in-frames steam test.
Work to be completed:
Fit firebrick arch. In stock.
Fit spark arrester. Constructed ready to fit.
Fit firehole door deflector plate. In stock.
Set spring tensions.
Fitness to run inspection - in hand.
all systems, adjust and fix snags arising.
Make and fit copper pipe from Masons valve to
train steam heat pipe.
Continue construction of 6989's tender tank.
CAN YOU HELP?
We are always in need of volunteers to assist with the restoration. You do not have to be a locomotive engineer - although it would
be great if you are - there is plenty to do for all abilities. See the dates when we will be on site
above. If you want to help you need to be a member of the Quainton Railway Society - for insurance purposes. Interested? Contact
Charlie Jones on 01525 635860, or Jeff Jackson on 01278 781649 (before 20:00).