Happy Birthday Linda and Blanche!

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Jon Hutchinson

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The severe climb of the WeLsh Highland Railway's line out of Beddgelert station is very noticeable as it goes over the (level) bridge parapets just beyond the station limits. The effect can be heard as "Linda" and "Blanche", the Festiniog Railway's two 1893-built Hunslet 2-4-0TTs, celebrate their 125th Birthdays by taking a train entitled "Ladies Day Out" along the full length of the Welsh Highland Railway on Saturday 23rd June 2018 - and there's a lot of slipping!

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