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About snitchthebudgie

Secretary of the East Surrey N Gauge railway club

Swiss transport – 3

A pleasant hour spent at Thun Station                     What can you make from a wheel, a tyre and some old rail? The old EBT logo at Thun Station.  

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Swiss transport – 2

Brig – Don’t see many of there Pendlezug in these days of EW1 atock       Domodossla in Italy                

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Swiss transport – 1

I’m back from holiday again, but Allan’s pictures of Swiss transport will hold the fort for a few days more! Yverdon   Second hand meter gauge points still sitting on top of a container at Lauterbrunnen. They were there last … Continue reading

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Our regular holiday interlude – 14

Probably the last epistle from Ron (till October): Our last full day and another hot one. Decided to go to Lugano in Ticino so set off by bus and train to Arth Goldau. When the Lugano train pulled in it … Continue reading

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Our regular holiday interlude – 13

Still raining!  I’m pleased to see that even the Swiss have rail replacement bus services, and the Dawes pursuit of good value (i.e. cheap) food. A cloudy day and on our journey passed through constant rain. Took service bus to … Continue reading

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Remembering Shepton Mallet

Once again, we’re away this week at the ‘New Wine’ church conference.  But our visits to the Bath & West Showground near Shepton Mallet, Somerset, in the south-west of the UK are over – the conference has moved to the … Continue reading

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Our regular holiday interlude – 12

Starting with today’s weather forecast….. An overcast day and cooler with a few spots of rain late afternoon. Made our way by bus and train via Kussnacht and Luzern to Giswil from where we took one of only three postbuses … Continue reading

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