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By the end of April all the boiler cladding has been replaced, filled and rubbed down – Pete Neesam

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With the boiler dressed again, the banjo dome could be re-fitted – David Elliott

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This gives an idea of the superb workshop space kindly supplied by the NRM – David Elliott

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Now for 38,188lb’s of tractive effort – the pistons have been returned to the re-bored cylinders – David Elliott 

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Peter Neesam made this elegant drip tray for the whistle (to prevent stains on the boiler) – David Elliott