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by gah1950
Tue May 10, 2016 10:39 pm
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: The way we were
Replies: 428
Views: 62695
Flag: Wales

Re: The way we were

I would say the navvie is a 38-RB Fred, A 54 had a different A frame arrangement, There is a jury mast on that Navvie coupled by 8 part reeving onto the sunken A frame which is not visible on a 38-RB.
by gah1950
Sun May 08, 2016 10:41 pm
Forum: Workplaces/Job reports
Topic: Nant Llesg surface mine rejected
Replies: 2
Views: 2024
Flag: Wales

Re: Nant Llesg surface mine rejected

The proposed Nant Llesg at present is a bit of an eysore to say the least, Ryans were in there back in the 70s doing a bit of muck splashing with a 61-RB Dragline but did'nt get rich from it, What is so short sighted with situations like this is once Ffos y Fran is finished the plant could be releas...
by gah1950
Sun Sep 20, 2015 6:56 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: South Wales Lowloaders from 1960s / 70s
Replies: 38
Views: 10491
Flag: Wales

Re: South Wales Lowloaders from 1960s / 70s

Here's a story in pictures. 1) The gearbox in Tony Morgans Scania has given up. http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/download/file.php?id=47618&t=1 2) Barry Cossletts DAF to the rescue. http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/download/file.php?id=47619&t=1 3) Scania off to Telford Commercial...
by gah1950
Sun Feb 01, 2015 7:46 pm
Forum: Mining equipment
Topic: Hot open cast
Replies: 18
Views: 4195
Flag: Wales

Re: Hot open cast

Hello again Fred, Wrecking my brain last night in bed,it finally came to me the name of the company that worked the Mountain . Ash school tip.B&H Fuels (Burnett & Halamshire Fuels) Were they anything to do with Hargreaves & Budge? Regards from Ontario, Mark Williams. Afternoon Mark, I a...
by gah1950
Sun Oct 19, 2014 7:39 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 11/11/2018
Replies: 2985
Views: 260277
Flag: Wales

Re: Classic pictures Updated 19/10/2014

Neversweat wrote:
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Steve :thumbup:

Nice ERF with the 10-RB face shovel,thanks for sharing Steve. :D .
by gah1950
Sun Oct 05, 2014 3:43 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 11/11/2018
Replies: 2985
Views: 260277
Flag: Wales

Re: Classic pictures Updated 05/10/2014

Mrsmackpaul wrote:now goods that first pic from the big to small gotta love that :thumbup:
wonder what the second pic's truck with bonnet is looks a bit IH'ish ?
thanks for sharing 8-)
Paul

looks a bit of a mack design.
by gah1950
Fri Aug 22, 2014 6:35 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 11/11/2018
Replies: 2985
Views: 260277
Flag: Wales

Re: Classic pictures Updated 09/08/2014

These South Wales Tippera are very formilliar to me. Thanks for posting. I think I mentioned here somewhere before that I knew the Harfoot familly and Larry Ryan. The Harfoot fleet was taken over by Ryan Transport in the 80s and Tony Harfoot became transport mannager. I did a lot of haulage for the...
by gah1950
Mon May 05, 2014 10:46 am
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Walters group
Replies: 11
Views: 2588
Flag: Wales

Re: Walters group

Hello all, Thankyou Martyn for taking the trouble to upload the PC3000 photos,The machine is a back hoe and was moved by Walters group from Selar occs to Nant Helen occs ,Another PC 2000 has joined the fleet at Selar so the 3000 is Replacing an O&K RH 120 at Nant Helen.The RH 120 will be transp...
by gah1950
Mon Mar 17, 2014 7:39 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Walters group
Replies: 11
Views: 2588
Flag: Wales

Re: Walters group

Hello all, Thankyou Martyn for taking the trouble to upload the PC3000 photos,The machine is a back hoe and was moved by Walters group from Selar occs to Nant Helen occs ,Another PC 2000 has joined the fleet at Selar so the 3000 is Replacing an O&K RH 120 at Nant Helen.The RH 120 will be transpo...
by gah1950
Sat Mar 15, 2014 7:46 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 11/11/2018
Replies: 2985
Views: 260277
Flag: Wales

Re: Classic pictures Updated 08/03/2014

Ayad the loader is definitely a Cat; you can see the logo behind the rear wheel, as for the location well that's anybody's guess? Jeremy Aaaaaa CAT !! :? :? :wtf: :wtf: :shifty: :shifty: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: ayad,looks very much ...

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