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Old 25-06-2018, 05:54 PM   #21
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Interested thought RFS. When would they have replaced the discs with the oil lamps if a loco left in daylight and it became dark later in the journey, particularly if it was delayed enroute. Well maybe not that interesting?

Not a problem with the Bulleid Pacifics, as they could carry discs as well as having the electric lights on. For other locos I believe oil lamps were used if the train started at dusk and it would be dark by the next stop.


Also here's a picture of L1 67717 clearly showing the electric lights at the bunker end were the same as the front end.

https://mikemorant.smugmug.com/Train...es/i-3cMrq7x/A
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Old 25-06-2018, 05:57 PM   #22
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Yes I found a picture of the bunker.
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