Will you help get this
Great Western Workhorse
Back into steam?
Withdrawn by BR 1963
Barry until 1987
Pontypool and Blaenavon until 200
Dismantling at the GWSR 2018
Plenty parts to Sponsor!
Lots gone missing over the years!
Lots of tools and paint needed!
Plenty of contract jobs to pay for!
Disposable paint brush £ 2 Pack of brushes £ 5
Rotary Wire Brush £ 7 Disposables for Needle Gun £ 10
1 Litre of Paint (anti-corrosive) £ 15 5 Litre Paint (anti-corrosive) £ 50
Gibson Rings (for new tyres) £ 85 Remove Scrap Tyre £120
Material for Drag Box £250 Profile a Tyre (we have 10!) £265
Fit a Tyre (also 10!) £280 Machine a Crank Pin £310
Front Buffer Beam £400 Spring (we need 8!) £800
Bogie Wheel Tyre (we need 2) £1500 Driving Wheel Tyre (we need 8) £1600
Frame Stretcher £2000 Shot Blast the Frames £5000
General Help £ Any Value
To sponsor a part, make a donation to help our restoration, or join the Trust please download the form here: 2874 Needs You
Or use the BT MyDonate system – details below
Or simply send a cheque to The Treasurer, 2874 Trust, Hazlemere, Strensham Road, Upton upon Severn, Worcs, WR8 OPS
Donated Items for Sale – Raise funds for the Trust!!!
We have been given two large prints by renowned railway artist Don Breckon – framed and in excellent condition
Currently in our container at Toddington – please make us an offer! (by donation) – we can possibly arrange delivery or a collection at your convenience (if collected we could arrange a tour of the loco yard at no extra donation!!!!)
On Line Shop
Thanks to “Hot off the Press” we now have an on-line shop – the only place you can buy our branded clothing and help support the restoration of 2874
A Great Way to donate to us is through the BT MyDonate scheme – we get the funds quickly – an e-mail to email@example.com will tell us how you want the donation allocated – we do the rest!
This link will take you to BT MyDonate website for: The 2874 Trust
Another way that you can help is through “Give as you Live” There’s never been an easier way to raise money!
Give as you Live offers our supporters a way to raise FREE donations for The 2874 Trust Limited when they shop online at 4,000+ leading retailers – including Amazon, eBay, John Lewis and Marks & Spencer.
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How do you get started? Follow this LINK to the 2874 Trust page on the Give as you Live website. From here it is simple to register as a user and then start buying – The 2874 Trust gets a donation automatically.
The 2874 Trust Facebook page can be found here
The Dinmore Manor site can be found here
The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway
Jack also covers many other subjects – click here: Jack Boskett Photography
Mike Trodd, one of our supporters, provides this link to his YouTube site where you will find many railway related items – and other good stuff! MikesMovies
Another supporter has very kindly offered to donate the proceeds from any photo licences of images relating to Dinmore Manor group locos to the restoration fund for 2874 – have a look at what’s on offer here
We are very appreciative of the support we receive from STEAM – the Museum of the Great Western Railway. Located at Swindon, the site provides a fascinating insight into the history of the GWR – well worth a visit! Click here for their website.
For those who like a good read we are happy to recommend
For the website click here