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Quainton News Archive - Quainton News No. 72 - March 1993

Stop Press

Stop Press Anthea Hanscomb issues the plea: WANTED a member with card-cutting skills! I have a working 2-dimensional 'cut-away' view of a steam engine with slide valve, Stephenson Link motion and piston with rod and con-rod, which could be copied for use during the first part of each engine firing / driving course. Please would anyone with card / model-making skills get in touch with me at xx xxxx xxxx, xxxxxxxx, xxxxxx. xxx xxx (xxxx xxxxxx).

Foot note Did you know that a Nissan Prairie is a Japanese steam locomotive? Heard, truly(!), by someone at Norchard, Dean Forest Railway. (Contributed by Janice Uphill).

The text in this Quainton Railway Society publication was written in 1993 and so does not reflect events in the 20+ 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.

Stop Press - Quainton News No. 72 - March 1993

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