As I feared. Jubilee is just the wrong shape and size for Dudley Tunnel. Despite a moderate amount of extra ballast there was no way the cabin would fit under the gauge. And that was before considering the chimney collar and gang plank cradle. I'm disappointed, but determined one day to leg through on a lower boat. A CRT hopper would be ideal.
I did manage to get a nice photo looking into the tunnel though.
First was the Grazebrook Arm.
Running at last, to a 30th Birthday - So again it was up early and everything in the engine room ended up on the bed with a old sheet over it.. Del set about trying to split these pulleys and fi...
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