Category Archives: Historical preservation

Past events in the preservation era

January Club Meeting

The January club meeting will take place at Englefield Social Club on Monday 12th Jan. This month we have Alan Stevens showing some more of his collection of early preservation slides. Here are some pictures of early TVTEC preservationists: Advertisements

Posted in Club meetings, Historical preservation | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jayne Eyre celebrates 100 years

On 30th October the Hawthorne family celebrated 100 years to the day that Burrell tractor n0. 3626 was sent out of the Burrell works to H. Hickman’s of Princes Risborough Bucks.

Posted in Historical preservation, News | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Pete Narraway in full swing

Here’s a lovely picture of Pete Narraway’s Aveling Roller and Eddison living van at the Englefield end of season steam up.

Posted in Historical preservation | 1 Comment

January Club Meeting

Next Monday (13th Jan), Alan Stevens will be showing traction engine films from the early preservation days. Please bring your money with you – annual subscriptions are now due, and Richard will be cornering you! At £10 per year this … Continue reading

Posted in Club meetings, Historical preservation | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Veteran roller back on the job

Trevor Smallbone reports that it was 50 years ago last October, that Ran Hawthorne used his Fowler roller “Busy Bee” to roll in the Bridle Path in Woodcote, as before it was no more than a gravel track. In the … Continue reading

Posted in Historical preservation | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

The Sid White Photo Collection

The Steam Scenes website has recently added the Sid White collection of photo’s. There are a number of club engines (and some younger looking faces!). Here are a selection of some of the best. If anyone has any comments on … Continue reading

Posted in Historical preservation, Other Steam Websites | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Collection of Photo’s

NTEC 21st Aniversary Road Run Plans are well ahead for the NTET 60th Anniversary Road Run in 2014, to be held in Bedfordshire. Here are a couple of photo’s of the NTEC 21st Anniversary road run from Nettlebed to Appleford, … Continue reading

Posted in Historical preservation, Steam events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment