york yuletude express

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york yuletude express

Postby joshs » Sun Dec 14, 2008 2:21 pm

just got back from watching it go through Smithy bridge and can i say well done ian for such a good run through smithy bridge.

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Postby Conireland » Sun Dec 14, 2008 2:31 pm

Was this the trip that had 45707 hauling it from Rochdale?
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Postby joshs » Sun Dec 14, 2008 2:49 pm

hi conire it stopped at rochdale to pick up passengers and but started from liverpool i think.

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Postby Conireland » Sun Dec 14, 2008 2:52 pm

Thanks Josh, I was ill so had no chance of being near any railway yesterday and today for that matter!
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Postby joshs » Sun Dec 14, 2008 4:29 pm

thats fine i have a video of it i will try and upload it later as i cant get you tube to upload a video or photobucket when i can i will put a link to it on here.

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Postby Robbo » Sun Dec 14, 2008 4:36 pm

Saw it pass at a gloomy Todmorden - looked great

picture here http://john-robinson.fotopic.net/p55385023.html

also a couple of the std 4 on the cotton mills express as well
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Postby joshs » Sun Dec 14, 2008 5:53 pm

nice pics it was great to see her on the mainline.

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Postby Thermos » Sun Dec 14, 2008 10:28 pm

EH?
I saw on t'internet elsewhere and IIRC in the press as next weekend...
:? Naffed now as really wanted to see it next weekend.
:x

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Postby Robbo » Sun Dec 14, 2008 11:18 pm

running BOIH weekends
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Postby XTMike » Mon Dec 15, 2008 9:51 am

I retired from 40 years in my previous job complaining about the number of acronyms that had crept into everyday use.
Please can somebody tell me what IIRC and BOIH mean.
Some education I had!!!
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Postby Thermos » Mon Dec 15, 2008 9:58 am

D'oh! :oops:
Cheers Robbo.

Teacher Mike: IIRC = If I Recall Correctly. Sorry.
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Postby Conireland » Mon Dec 15, 2008 5:01 pm

teacher mike wrote:I retired from 40 years in my previous job complaining about the number of acronyms that had crept into everyday use.
Please can somebody tell me what IIRC and BOIH mean.
Some education I had!!!


I think he meant both! As for IIRC I don't know!
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Postby Shredder » Mon Dec 15, 2008 5:25 pm

according to google it means
IIRC Isn't It Really Cool
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Postby XTMike » Mon Dec 15, 2008 5:50 pm

Thanks
If thats correct my education has just gone up leaps and bounds.
I would never have guessed.
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Postby Ian Riley » Mon Dec 15, 2008 8:38 pm

Hm?.....and there was I thinking that in 'text talk', IIRC was an abreviation for ''If I recall correctly'' ?
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