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British Steam Locomotive Bulleid Pacific 35028 Clan Line at Victoria Station 9 December Steam Train


The arrival of the very beautiful and impressive Bulleid Pacifc Clan Line on the evening of 9 december 2009.

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Southern Steam – the early days of the Bulleid Pacifics


Scenes from the early life of the Bulleid pacifics. Merchant Navy Class 4-6-2 No.21C1 ‘Channel Packet’ under construction at Eastleigh in 1941. Views of Bulleid’s chain driven motion being tested. Channel Packet’s naming ceremony in 1941. Merchant Navy Class 4-6-2 No.21C19 ‘French Line CGT’, with the later arrangement of smoke deflectors, being prepared for duty at Nine Elms, revering into Waterloo and departing with the 3:30 for Bournemouth. Scenes at Waterloo featuring the hydraulic buffer stops and No.21C12 ‘United States Lines’ departing with a West Country express. A short clip of No.21C16 ‘Elders Fyffes’ at speed. Battle of Britain Class 4-6-2 No.21C149 Anti-Aircraft Command in colour in 1947. Merchant Navy Class 4-6-2 No.35017 ‘Belgian Marine’ during the British Railways Locomotive Exchange trials at Euston and hauling the ‘Royal Scot’ up Camden Bank in 1948, with a Stanier water-scoop tender and the LMS dynamometer car in tow.

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