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Offline karlostg

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Re: Sheps Steamer.
« Reply #4 on: September 06, 2009, 22:11:52 »
Ive been on a short trip in the lorry before, shes very well kept. The owner allowed me to drive his steam roller as well  :) Although not owned by Sheps, they sponsor the Sentinel.


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Re: Sheps Steamer.
« Reply #3 on: September 06, 2009, 17:34:42 »
If you like the old sheps vehicles then the brewer in Faversham is worth a visit as they have a little motor museum and loads of lovely old vehicles.


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Re: Sheps Steamer.
« Reply #2 on: September 06, 2009, 17:04:15 »
There was a Fremlins Foden steamer restored in the 1970s that was run by Whitbreads for a short while. No ide what happened to it, I think the owner was the traction engine guy who lived/lives around Comp, the oast had a traction engine on its weather vane

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Sheps Steamer.
« Reply #1 on: September 06, 2009, 16:20:38 »
Happened upon Shepherd Neames Steam Lorry taking a Maintenance Break en-route from Faversham to Chatham this afternoon.

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