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Society takes back ‘first’ Dean Forest locomotive for overhaul

DEAN Forest Railway (DFR) supporters have drawn up plans to return Hunslet Austerity 0-6-0ST No. 3806 of 1953 Wilbert to steam after buying half of it.

A 50% stake in the former NCB locomotive has been acquired by the Dean Forest Railway Society, the fundraising side

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