Author Archive: Chris Dobbs

AGM Advance Notice

We are looking to try something different for the AGM arrangements this year. The AGM will be held at Amerton on the evening of Saturday 11th July 2015, this is the first day of the “Gambia Weekend” with both “Isabel”…
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Ticket Office Tuesday

Tuesday 21st April saw another day of sunny and warm spring weather at Amerton, which really helped the Ticket Office external painting along. By the end of the afternoon the whole building had received the undercoats for the cream colour…
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Golspie’s cousin

In March Mr Bob Watson came to Amerton to see “Golspie”, Bob drove Golspie’s cousin “Altonia” at Alton Towers when Golspie was in store there. Altonia is now running at the Old Kiln Light Railway in Surrey and Bob has…
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Golspie has a visitor

On Saturday 21st March we were pleased to have a visit from Mr Bob Watson, who came to see Golspie, our Baguley steam outline diesel locomotive built for the Trentham Gardens railway and later at Alton Towers (although not in…
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