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Rachel joins Cleethorpes’ locomotive fleet

THE Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway has boosted its diesel fleet with the acquisition of 0-6-0DM Rachel.

Built in 1959 by Guest Engineering, Rachel was originally designed for

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