Moseley Toy and Train Museum.

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  1. jakesdad13

    jakesdad13 Staff Member Moderator

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    Appreciate that Gloria, I will give it a look at :thumbs:

    Pete.
     
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    jakesdad13 Staff Member Moderator

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    You weren't kidding about the caravan site being close to the museum! The prices are very reasonable too. I can't see us coming down this year as we are spending a fortune on getting our garden sorted but once thats done I will start saving for next year. We have a loose plan that involves the Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland railways, the stationary engine museum near Swansea then heading south to Cornwall. Watch this space :avatar:.

    Cheers, Pete.
     
  3. Gloria Aldridge

    Gloria Aldridge Full Member

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    Hi Pete,
    Thank you for your reply. Good luck with your garden hope you get it sorted soon. Glad you found the caravan site hope it's to your liking. Apparently there is another caravan site further down the which could be cheaper for you, will find out more tomorrow.
    You both take care and speak soon.
    Regards
    Gloria
     
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    Good evening everyone hope you are all keeping well. A further update to what's happening at Moseley Toy and Train Museum in Redruth Cornwall. A short message just to say that ballast has started to be laid on 7.25 railway. Plus we are in the process of purchasing another loco to add to our existing resident locos. The 16mm garden railway is still ongoing more to follow on that as work progresses. As asked by some of our kind platform1mrc members to keep you all up to date regarding our railway.
    Kindest regards,
    Gloria.
     
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    Gloria Aldridge Full Member

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    Good evening everyone hope you are all keeping well. A further update regarding our 7.25 railway at Moseley Toy and Train Museum in Redruth. Tomorrow Saturday 15th of August weather permitting we shall hopefully start laying track in the new station area plus have a complete section laid by August Bank Holiday Weekend. The demonstration track has gone down well with the general public as mentioned previously. Further updates to follow.
    Regards to you all
    Gloria
     
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    Gloria Aldridge Full Member

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    Good morning to you all, hope you have been enjoying the hot weather. A further update for you Moseley Toy and Train Museum in Redruth Cornwall had members visit from all over the UK on Sunday from The Narrow Gauge Society. There were 3 trains running throughout the day Inc the 7.25 a very busy time for all the volunteers that attended well done to them.There is also coming up Moseley Museum Heritage Week-end 12th/13th September the 16mm Association of the Cornwall Group will be in attendance with their portable railway. The 26/27th of September a radio station will be erected all to do with railways all over the world that will be interesting. Further updates to follow on the up and coming events. Social Distancing is also in operation with Hand Gel placed in strategic places around the indoor exhibits. If anyone is on holiday please come along and visit us.
    Regards,
    Gloria.
     
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    Gloria Aldridge Full Member

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    Good evening to you all, hope you are keeping well during this epidemic. An update to let you all know that Moseley Toy and Train Museum in Redruth Cornwall has held an Heritage weekend 12th & 13th September 2020. This weekend 19th & 20th they are holding another Heritage weekend. On the 26th and 27th of September a radio amateur station is being set up broadcasting railways all over the UK that should be interesting On display is our 16mm portable railway along with a 7.25 railway and their permanent 2ft Industrial Railway. If in the area please pop in and see us.
    Regards
    Gloria.
     
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    Kimbo Staff Member Moderator

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    Hi Gloria, good to hear things are slowly getting back to what was the norm...
     
  9. Gloria Aldridge

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    Hi Kimbo thank you ever so much. Yes it lovely that we can operate some trains. We have got social distancing in place with hand gel situated in different places.
    Regards,
    Gloria.
     

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