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Mayflower : March target


THOUGHTS of B1 4-6-0 No. 61306 Mayflower returning south for Steam Dreams’duties in December were dashed following its second main line (loaded) proving run around the West Coast Railways circuit on December 6.

The 4-6-0 is

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