Superpower! 2 - Garratt and Taliesin

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Tom Johnson/George Treigarth

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If there ever was an over-powered three-coach train, this was it. During the Welsh Highland Railway's 21st Anniversary "Superpower" weekend of 14th to 16th September 2018 a somewhat odd combination of South African Garratt no 138 and the Ffestiniog's relatively-recent "new build" Single Fairly "Taliesin" was used to power a passenger service from Beddgelert to Dinas and is seen leaving the former and then just up the hill from the Meillionen halt. "Taliesen" was in reality merely another passenger!

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