Quirks & Curiosities

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Quirks & Curiosities was an event held on the Ffestiniog Railway on the 1st - 3rd May 2010. It celebrated the more unusual aspects of Narrow Gauge railways. The press release giving details of the event is reproduced here.

The visiting locmotives included:

A report in pictures is available from the event. For speed of loading they are split across 3 pages:

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Page 2 contains

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The sequel[edit]

The original event was followed by a second going by the name Quirks and Curiosities II in 2017. The locomotives at the second event included

  • Campagne Tractor
  • Chuquitanta
  • Davenport
  • Diana
  • Fernilee
  • French Speeder
  • The Goose
  • Hissing Sid
  • Muir Hill tractor
  • Perseverance
  • Polar Bear
  • Samson
  • Spondon
  • Steamplex
  • Whistling Pig

See also[edit]