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A Warship at Barry
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No: 8234   Contributor: Stuart Powell   Year: 1969   Manufacturer: North British Locomotive Co.   Country: Wales
A Warship at Barry

A1A-A1A Warship D600 Active resides at Barry Scrapyard on 25 May 1969 after a short working life of 11 years. It was an absolute tragedy that one of these small class was not saved but the main focus was to save as many steam engines as possible and they were ignored.
Picture added on 15 February 2010 at 18:07
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I agree- it was a pity because the North British was such an iconic company and failed quite badly with diesels sadly. One of their Type 2s was there as well.

Added by Paul Strathdee on 16 February 2010.
Marcel, you'll have the Welsh Nationalists after you saying Barry's in England!!

Added by Paul Strathdee on 16 February 2010.
Hi Paul, oops.... I'll better change it then :)
I've been living in a rural part of Scotland for a long time now, might be time to see a bit more of the UK and brush up my geography...
Thanks for keeping me right.

Added by Marcel Gommers on 16 February 2010.
You're living in the nicest part...........

Added by Paul Strathdee on 16 February 2010.
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