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"Puffing Billy" & "Catch Me Who Can"at Barrow Hill in 2008

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"Puffing Billy"
 "Puffing Billy"  at Barrow Hill in 2008
This is The Beamish Museum's working replica of "Puffing Billy" which was at Barrow Hill in 2008.
"Puffing Billy"  at Barrow Hill
"Puffing Billy"  at Barrow Hill in 2008
The real locomotive had been built between 1813 and 1814 for the Wylam Colliery, which was near Newcastle upon Tyne by William Hedley Jonathan Forster and Timothy Hackworth.
"Catch Me Who Can"
Trevithick replica
"Catch Me Who Can" Trevithick replica in the round house at Barrow Hill in 2008.
This replica of the Trevithick 200 charity was being built at the Severn Valley Railway workshops and was only in light steam with many parts still to be built or fitted in 2008.
These two replica steam locomotives were at this Rail Power Event held in August 2008.
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This former steam roundhouse is located at Barrow Hill near Chesterfield and was saved by the Barrow Hill Engine Shed Society. The photos on this page were taken in 2008

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Class 20 event at Barrow Hill
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Today Virgin East Coast, Grand Central and DRS are just some of the names on the trains. These names keep changing, but that means I have to keep taking photos. I also take photos of preserved railways with steam diesel and electric trains.There is lots more to add and I keep taking More!