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Quainton News archive - Quainton News No. 36 - Autumn 1978

Join the Quainton Volunteers - No. 1 - Permanent Way Department!

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J R Fairman - The Up Yard Headshunt, August 1978

We've got the tools- help us finish this job - and many others!

It is not just brute force and ignorance!
Like most jobs at Quainton Road, it is a skilled trade. Join us one Sunday and find out about the vital job of track laying and maintenance.

We dig holes and pack sleepers etc. with our shovels, we don't lean on them.

If you are physically fit and have good eyesight, and are not afraid of hard work or the elements - why not give us YOUR help.

You'll be welcome!

For further details, please contact NEVILLE ROYCE (address on back page.

The text in this Quainton Railway Society publication was written in 1978 and so does not reflect events in the 36+ years since publication. The text and photographs are repeated verbatim from the original publication, with only a few minor grammar changes but some clarifying notes are added if deemed necessary. The photos from the original publication are provided as scans in this internet version of this long out of print publication.

Join the Quainton Volunteers - No. 1 - Permanent Way Department! - Quainton News No. 36 - Autumn 1978

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