Shunting Using an Electric Capstan – Video

The newest video on the Railway Mania Channel features a snippet of info about the museum’s capstan, seen in action at Docks Heritage Weekend.

Full video here:

‘MOGO’ Van Restoration – 3

The doors on the South side have been removed for work. Note also the volunteers at M Shed have completely repainted the underframe of the wagon.


It’s coming on well. For comparison, here is a photo of the van from last year.