Category: Preservation

3142 June 2021

It’s been a long week but the repainting has been completed on the drivers side of motor coach S11187S. Now just the front end and inner end to do. This photo could be mistaken...

Work on 3142 continues

Now that we have re-painted one side of 4Cor Motor coach S11187S we are now preparing to re-paint the other side. For this we need to replenish our stocks which are likely to cost...

3142 Update

Work is continuing on the temporary headcode box for motor coach 11161. Here we see some de-rusting in progress and some priming.

Refurbished Headcode Stencils

John Atkinson writes on Facebook “I have had these rusting away in the garage for about 10 years. Finally got around to sanding-down, cleaning and painting them yesterday. A ‘7’ and a ‘6’ which...

3142 Preservation Update

See below for the latest Nelsons News (In PDF format which can be downloaded) with some updates from the preservation team. While it has been a very quiet year much work has been going...