Re: Proposed tour
Peter Evans <pevans@...>
MusT geT that faulTy lower-case "T" on my Typerwriter fixed ...
Apparently the non-availability of steam has something to do with fire precautions. Any fire getting away in that rugged terrain would be horribly difficult to stop.
From: LRRSA@... [mailto:LRRSA@...] On Behalf Of Frank Stamford
Sent: Friday, 18 August 2006 5:45 PM
To: LRRSA@...; LRRSA@...
Subject: RE: [LRRSA] Proposed tour
How come no steam!
Why do they bother having a steam loco if they don't use it?
At 05:03 PM 18/08/2006, Bill Hanks wrote:
>Rains of any type would be very useful here in drought stricken Victoria.
>From: LRRSA@... [mailto:LRRSA@...] On Behalf
>Of Chris Stratton
>Sent: Friday, 18 August 2006 4:35 PM
>Subject: Re: [LRRSA] Proposed tour
>I would have thought special rain was the last thing you wanted.
>----- Original Message -----
>From: Peter Evans
>Sent: Friday, August 18, 2006 8:21 AM
>Subject: RE: [LRRSA] Proposed tour
>No steam I'm afraid. At the moment I'm trying to get a special rain
>earlier in the morning with the most "agricultural" rolling stock available ..
>[mailto:LRRSA@...] On Behalf Of john browning
>Sent: Thursday, 17 August 2006 6:53 PM
>Subject: [LRRSA] Proposed tour
>Maybe I should look at using up some of those FF points.
>Will Walhalla stoke up the Henschel in our honour (fire bans permitting?)
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