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 Posted: Sun May 6th, 2018 10:32 pm
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Hi All,

Found this GWR buffer stop still lurking at Banbury Station. Bull head construction, located at the end of probably the only remaining section of GWR track in a disused part of the station. All the other GWR track has been removed. Note the wear on the lower piece of rail.

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Thanks for that Nigel, great photo's and I shall use that colouring and wear when I install and paint the ones on my layout.


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If a piece of rail could tell you its history :hmm   Wonder how many thousands of wheels it took to ware that down ?

Nice one Nigel


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