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Thames Valley Traction Engine Club Website manager

September Club Meeting

Malcolm Ranieri will be visiting at next Monday’s club meeting to show some of his collection of great steam photos. Please note the slideshow will start promptly at 7.30pm in the School hall and end slightly earlier than usual leaving … Continue reading

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Invitation from the Burnham Club

The  Burnham Steam and Historic Machinery Club (BSHMC) have a visit from a gentleman called Noel Shelley from Norfolk, who will be giving a talk about casting. The talk will be in two parts with the first at Farnham Common Village … Continue reading

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TVTEC visit to Combe Mill

The club will be visiting Combe Mill on Monday 12th June from 7.30 PM. Combe Mill is a Victorian steam and water powered sawmill now operating as a working museum. For more information visit their website: http://www.combemill.org The visit will consist … Continue reading

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Club Meeting, Monday 8th May

This month we will have Alan Stevens showing some more of his collection of slides from the early preservation days. Below we have a picture of Burrell “Earl Beatty” being towed by the Palmer’s Wallis traction engine “Wildfire ” from Goody’s … Continue reading

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April Meeting

Don’t forget the April TVTEC meeting this Monday 10th April. This month Frank Bamfield will be showing old transport films. For more information visit: https://tvtec.info/meetings/

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February Club Meeting change of speaker

We have a change of speaker for this Monday’s club meeting. Jim Sarney will now be giving us a talk on various steam subjects. Jim’s knowledge and experience is second to none so this is expected to be an evening … Continue reading

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Five go mad at the Great Central Railway

To break the winter shed time up a day trip was planned recently by five club members, P Narrowly, S Hutson, H Cotgreave, F Cooper and T Leverett. Where better for five deranged steam heads to go but a steam … Continue reading

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