The Semi-Retired Foamer has been a railfan since he was around 5 years old, a very young age when one really should avoid being involved with the gunzel community to any great extent.
After a few decades of train chasing, one decided to break with protocol and get married, thus leading to a severe cut in railfan activity.
Subsequent dealings with social misfits, lunatics, mental defectives and self-appointed experts lead to an even greater decrease in my hobby participation.
However things have changed thanks to our small group of trusted mate, interest has returned, and now I have become a bit more involved yet again. Having learned to laugh, with others, at all the more 'Moronic Foamers'.
.Oh the irony that lays behind that group name and the person who set it up..
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Sunday, January 6, 2008

48 Class Weekathon!

Hope you like your 48 class! Following on from Stuart's 'Model Trains and Things' blogsite weekend 48othon, we will be having a 48 weekathon showcasing these great little locomotives that have served NSW so well, for so long!
For even more shots, check out Stuarts site. It will be permanently linked to this blogsite for easy future access by our readers.

Photo: 4846 is seen departing ANL at Port Botany on the 15th of May 1992. Anyone able to pick something wrong with the livery?


1 comment:

Fed Up Foamer said...

Yes, they painted it that disgusting red colour!