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Steam Railways in Preservation in the 1980s & 1990s, Irish News, December 1993

Railways in Preservation in the 1980s & 1990s

Irish News, December 1993

800px-GS&WR_No_186_in_PreservationSteam locomotive No.186 in steam at Whitehead, County Antrim, in 2010. 186 was built in 1879 for the Great Southern and Western Railway and is now owned and operated by the Railway Preservation Society of Ireland.
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Outside_the_Foyle_Valley_Railway_Museum,_Londonderry_-_geograph.org.uk_-_335259Former CDRJC locomotive at the Foyle Valley Railway Museum
Outside the Foyle Valley Railway Museum, Londonderry
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The Phoenix



*She won’t buy a new car until she has worn her old one out and it is
still in new condition. After all it is only 84 years old (the car that is) and, oh yes – the lady…..she’s101!!!).   *

*This lady’s car is a 1930 Packard. What a pleasant and spry lady she
is! Take notice *

*In the video that she lays a shop rag on the running board to step onto
when she gets in and out of the car. Then after she is in the car, she leans all the way down to the running-board to get the rag. She is in great physical and mental shape for her age.

*And the car is not in bad shape either!

*Click on the link below to view this beautiful car and listen to this
wonderful and seemingly *