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Pictures of the repair of locomotive no 72 Fenchurch

thumbnail Main steam pipe flange on cylinders, 1995. 405x275
thumbnail Main steam pipe flange on cylinders, 1995. 405x275
thumbnail Exhaust manifold, showing hole and old patch, 1995. 405x275
thumbnail Main steam pipe flange on cylinders, 1995. 405x275
thumbnail Lubrication and feedwater heating connections on cylinders, 1995. 405x275
thumbnail Loose piece of casting on cylinders, 1995. 405x275
thumbnail Hoisting out the cylinders, 1995. 405x275
thumbnail Iron-maker's stamp on frames, August 1996. 1266x666
thumbnail Wheels painted in undercoat, June 1997. 580x390
thumbnail Wheels being painted in topcoat, June 1997. 580x390
thumbnail The boiler, June 1997. 580x390
thumbnail Side-stays where previously seal-welded, June 1997. 580x390
thumbnail The frames, June 1997. 580x390
thumbnail The cylinders, June 1997. 580x390
thumbnail Inside front of frames, June 1997. 580x390
thumbnail Exhaust manifold, showing hole and old repair, August 1997. 425x290
thumbnail Exhaust manifold, showing hole and old repair, August 1997. 430x290
thumbnail Main steam pipe flange on cylinders showing corrosion, August 1997. 430x290
thumbnail Main steam pipe flange on cylinders showing corrosion, August 1997. 430x290
thumbnail 5-sided nut securing cylinders to frames, August 1997. 325x300
thumbnail 5-sided nut securing cylinders to frames, August 1997. 325x300
thumbnail Wheels, August 1997. 400x275
thumbnail Corroded main steam pipe regulator elbow, September 1997. 375x245
thumbnail Corroded and fractured spring hanger socket, September 1997. 370x305
thumbnail Frame angle above cylinders cut in past by drilling, September 1997. 355x270
thumbnail Frame where cylinders fit, September 1997. 410x275
thumbnail Rear left inside corner of cab, September 1997. 580x375
thumbnail Frame inside by left trailing hornplate, September 1997. 410x275
thumbnail Rear right corner of bunker showing split, September 1997. 410x275
thumbnail Chimney, September 1997. 410x265
thumbnail Blanked over tank steam circulating pipe flange, September 1997. 420x270
thumbnail Inside cab roof showing old repair and corrosion, September 1997. 420x270
thumbnail Rear right corner of bunker showing split, May 1998. 585x390
thumbnail Corroded main steampipe smokebox elbow, May 1998. 580x390
thumbnail Smokebox, May 1998. 580x390
thumbnail Inside left corner of bunker showing corroded platework and 1962 repairs, May 1998. 580x390
thumbnail Inside left side of bunker showing corroded platework and 1962 repairs, May 1998. 580x390
thumbnail Left rear splasher, May 1998. 590x390
thumbnail Inside front of bunker showing corrosion hole, May 1998. 590x390
thumbnail Corroded cylinder main steam pipe flange, June 1998. 860x580
thumbnail Front right corner of frames showing cutting marks, August 1998. 500x360
thumbnail Tube removal, August 1998. 500x350
thumbnail Frames, August 1998. 500x350
thumbnail Bunker corner repair in progress, August 1998. 505x350
thumbnail Springs, September 1998. 575x390
thumbnail Buffer face showing casting holes, 24 January 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Buffer socket showing casting defect, 24 January 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Buffer socket showing welded repair, 24 January 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Buffer socket showing undamaged inner part, 24 January 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Buffer socket showing damaged inner part, 24 January 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Front buffer beam showing material suppliers' stamp, 24 January 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Front buffer beam showing material suppliers' stamp, 24 January 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New hornstay bolts, outside of frames, 28 February 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New hornstay bolts, inside of frames, 28 February 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Vacuum pipework below rear of engine, 28 February 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Crankpin welded into new wheel, 28 February 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New ashpan, 28 February 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New rear spring hanger socket, 7 March 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Repairs to the rear right splasher box, 23 March 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Axlebox fitted for marking machining centre, 28 March 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Axlebox fitted for marking machining centre, 28 March 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Axlebox fitted for marking machining centre, 28 March 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Right cab side reinstalled, 16 May 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Rear right sandbox under repair, 16 May 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Rear left cab box under repair, 16 May 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cab floor repairs, 16 May 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail A view of the engine's frames, 26 June 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Westinghouse pump support bracket, 1 August 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Levelling the frames, August 1998 (Mike Nichols). 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Using modern technology, 30 August 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Handbrake rods showing number 78, 26 September 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Handbrake rods showing number 78, 26 September 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Overhauled brake cylinder, 26 September 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Repaired rear left sandbox, 26 September 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Repaired rear right sandbox, 26 September 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Tubeplate steampipe elbow studs removed, 26 September 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Tubeplate steampipe elbow studs removed, 26 September 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cylinders ready for reassembly, 9 October 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cylinder with valve lying in place, 9 October 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cylinder valve ports, 9 October 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cylinders reassembled, 10 October 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cylinders being reinstalled in frames, 6 November 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cylinders being reinstalled in frames, 6 November 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cylinders being reinstalled in frames, 6 November 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cylinders newly reinstalled in frames, 6 November 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cylinders newly reinstalled in frames, 6 November 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Sylvia Marshall painting underneath the running plate, 21 November 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Andrew Wilkens removing wasted boiler studs, 21 November 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Broken rear right corner of frame, 28 November 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Broken rear right corner of frame, 28 November 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Broken rear left corner of frame, 28 November 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Broken rear left corner of frame, 28 November 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Kevin George fitting an axlebox tray, 28 November 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Axleboxes machined and trays fitted, 28 November 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New bolts for fixing cylinders to frames, 22 December 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New cylinder bolt and shear-screw, 22 December 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Special nuts for front bufferbeam bolts where they foul rivet heads, 22 December 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Kevin George fitting a front bufferbeam bolt, 22 December 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Special front bufferbeam nuts installed, 22 December 1999. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Special nut for upper cylinder/frame bolts, 2 January 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Special nut for lower cylinder/frame bolts, 2 January 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Rubber buffer pad for buffer springs, 6 January 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Rubber buffer pad for drawbar spring, 6 January 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Nuts on upper cylinder/frame bolts, 9 January 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Tube stock for dummy condensing pipes, 3 February 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Genuine chimney cap from a Terrier, 3 February 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Genuine chimney cap from a Terrier, 3 February 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Genuine chimney cap from a Terrier, 3 February 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Genuine chimney cap from a Terrier, 3 February 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Buffers and new springs, 6 February 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New buffer springs, 13 February 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Inside a buffer head, 13 February 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Front running plate rear section, 20 February 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cutouts for larger cylinder covers in front running plate, 20 February 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cutouts for larger cylinder covers in front running plate, 20 February 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cutout for circular smokebox in front running plate, 20 February 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Reassembled buffer with welded locking tab, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Reassembled buffer with locknut and pin, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Front buffers refitted, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Rear buffers refitted, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Richard Harvey working on valve rods, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Boiler backhead cladding, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Boiler backhead cladding, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Boiler backhead cladding, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Boiler backhead cladding, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Boiler backhead cladding, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Boiler backhead cladding, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Boiler top cladding, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Boiler top cladding, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Boiler top cladding, 5 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New spring pocket fitted, 11 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New spring pocket fitted, 11 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Failed spring pocket rivet, 11 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Old spring pocket, 11 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Old spring pocket, 11 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Old spring pocket, 11 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Number on buffer casing, 12 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Kevin George fitting cylinder cladding, 19 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Driving axlebox fitted for centre marking, 19 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Driving axlebox fitted for centre marking, 19 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Newly painted wheelset, 19 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Driving axlebox journal, 19 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Wheelsets, 19 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Typical "Fenchurch Weather", 27 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Boiler repositioned for repair work, 27 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail First movement on its wheels, 27 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Setup for aligning the slidebars, 31 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Setup for aligning the slidebars, 31 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Matthew Cousins working on the tanks, 31 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Martin Payne checking the wire for aligning the slidebars, 31 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Setup for aligning the slidebars, 31 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Setup for aligning the slidebars, 31 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Measuring the slidebars alignment, 31 March 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail 2 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Close-up of a wheel, 2 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Front of frame area, 2 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Slidebars fitted, 2 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Crank axle with eccentric straps fitted, 2 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cleaned and painted tank bottom, 2 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Old white-metal shell from coupling rod bush, 9 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cab roof with corroded old repairs, 9 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Ben Weathrall removing old rivets from cab roof, 9 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cab roof with corroded old repairs, 9 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail White-metalling the coupling rod bushes, 9 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Trevor West and Richard Harvey adjusting the fit of the firehole door, 23 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cab roof sheet after gritblasting, 23 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Edge of cab roof sheet after gritblasting, 23 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Ian Collins rivetting new piece to cab roof sheet, 24 April 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cab roof sheet under repair, 13 May 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Old right leading wheel with cracked hub, 13 May 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Crack in hub of old right leading wheel, 13 May 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Ian Collins making new brake cylinder mounting plate, 4 June 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Repairs to the right tank, 4 June 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail First umber paint on the cab and bunker, 4 June 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New vacuum train pipe rear section, 11 June 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New vacuum train pipe front/side section, 11 June 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Repaired cab roof sheet, 11 June 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New smokebox wrapper, 9 July 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New smokebox wrapper, 9 July 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Newly repaired tanks, 9 July 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Newly repaired tanks, 9 July 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Left tank, 9 July 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Right tank, 9 July 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail A feed water valve lifting rod, 9 July 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Lower end of a feed water valve lifting rod, 9 July 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Crack in upper end of a feed water valve lifting rod, 9 July 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cab roof and tanks being painted, 30 July 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Dome base stud thread repairs, 30 July 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Re-routed vacuum pipe, 30 July 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Newly painted cab roof, 13 August 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Straigtening the front tubeplate, 13 August 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New heating and air pipe brackets, 13 August 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cab front after filling surfaces, 13 August 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Number 1014 on the back of the regulator handle, 2 September 2000. 1280x1024
thumbnail Number 8 on the front of the regulator handle, 2 September 2000. 1280x1024
thumbnail Repairing the smokebox ring, 3 September 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Repairing the smokebox ring, 3 September 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New smokebox door angle ring, 3 September 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Construction of new smokebox backplate, 4 September 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Machining the repaired smokebox ring, 4 September 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Dummy condensing pipes after bending, 6 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Dummy condensing pipes after bending, 6 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Chimney cap after repair, 6 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Chimney cap after repair, 6 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Repair to chimney cap, 6 October 2000. 1280x1024
thumbnail Repair to chimney cap, 6 October 2000. 1280x1024
thumbnail Repair to chimney cap, 6 October 2000. 1280x1024
thumbnail General view of engine in workshop, 7 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Smokebox backplate installed in frames, 7 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Smokebox backplate installed in frames, 7 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail View underneath cab, 7 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail View underneath cab, 7 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Air brake train-pipe cock, 8 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New piston, 10 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Assorted boiler fittings, 10 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail View of locomotive, 24 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Rear view of smokebox, 24 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Front sandbox/splashers under construction, 24 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail View of locomotive, 29 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail View of locomotive, 29 October 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New chimney under construction, 19 November 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New chimney under construction, 19 November 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New chimney under construction, 19 November 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New blastpipe under construction, 19 November 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Cab interior, 19 November 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Boiler backhead, 19 November 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Repair to main steam pipe, 19 November 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail View of locomotive, 19 November 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New chimney under construction, 26 November 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail View of locomotive, 26 November 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Right tank under repair, 3 December 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Right tank under repair, 3 December 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail New chimney fitted, 3 December 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail View of locomotive, 3 December 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256
thumbnail Inside the smokebox, 3 December 2000. 1280x1024 640x512 320x256

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