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‘Kinlet Hall’ long-term commitment to WSR reaffirmed
21
Apr

‘Kinlet Hall’ long-term commitment to WSR reaffirmed

GWR ‘Hall’ class 4-6-0 no. 4936 ‘Kinlet Hall’ is to return to the West Somerset Railway to work out the remainder of its existing 5-year hire agreement to 2020 and hopefully beyond.

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Overhaul update
10
Jan

Overhaul update

Kinlet Hall was withdrawn from service on the West Somerset Railway during October 2016 for a Heavy General Overhaul. Although earlier than planned, this work will enable essential boiler repairs to be made and a fresh boiler certificate gained.

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