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Blog Archive: July 2013

SS Freshspring - saving a unique survivor

SS Freshspring - saving a unique survivor

While on the subject of restoration causes, I must mention the ss Freshspring which is the last of a batch of fresh water carriers built to service Royal Navy ships anchored off shore in places such as Malta. She was built… read more

Transport Trust visits in West Midlands

Transport Trust visits in West Midlands

Had a good day out with Transport Trust members last Thursday at the newly-moved Aston Manor Road Transport Museum in Aldridge (near Walsall) and then a bus trip (one of theirs) to the Chasewater Railway. Never been before… read more

Sandfields Pumping Station – help save it

Sandfields Pumping Station – help save it

Tucked away on the south edge of Lichfield is the former Sandfields Pumping Station, looking rather forlorn and neglected. A modern housing estate has been built around it and although the building is listed, it seems that… read more

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