Three engines are off to Thatcham town centre this afternoon to raise a bit of money for charity as part of the turning on the town centre Christmas Lights. Over £100 was raised for Newbury … Continue reading →
James Bates has produced this nice video of Pete Narraway and Fred Cooper’s last leg of the journey back from the 2013 Great Dorset Steam Fair. This leg was from Crofton to Thatcham and was joined by the Marshall “Old … Continue reading →
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Tagged Aveling and Porter, Crofton, Marshall, Old Timer, Steam on the road, Steam Rollers, Steam Rolling, Steam Threshing, traction engine, TVTEC
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 →
Don’t forget to come along to Max Cafe on Monday night for our August club meeting. Please bring an exhibit if you can. There will be a suprise visitor this year! So far we’ve had a good rally season with … Continue reading →
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This year’s Stoke Row Road Run was blessed with many exhibits and excellent weather. Engines made their way from the Greenaway’s yard and other locations to The Sun at Whitchurch Hill for lunch. An inundated landlady made everyone very welcome. … Continue reading →
Tagged Burrell, Fowler, Garrett, Marshall, Road Loco, Steam on the road, Steam Rollers, Stoke Row, traction engine, TVTEC, Wallis and Steevens, Woodcote
A couple of pictures from early last Sunday morning, whilst steaming up ‘Old Timer’ ready for a day on the road. A beautiful moonlit sky and a good frost soon turned into a damp misty morning.
TVTEC member Tristan Leverett has aquirred a Clayton & Shuttleworth Threshing drum, he’s hoping another TVTEC member could help to date. The drum came from a farm in Oxfordshire where it has be stored for 30 years, but its working … Continue reading →
Club member Tristan Leverett reports on his recent activities: Now this winter much hard work has been happening in engine sheds across the land but none more than in the Thatcham camp! I rencently took time to meet with Ben … Continue reading →