The first parts of the refurbished cylinder cladding are fitted before the bogie goes back in.
The coupling rods have been dug out of storage and are being cleaned off.
New felt pads being cut for all of the lubrication points.
Main steam fountain cleaned down ready for inspection of all threads and seats new packing for all the spindles will also be installed.
A start is made of refitting the slide bars.
Slide bars in place ready for measuring which in turn will allow machining of the cross head white metal.
The quadrant (expansion) links are cleaned and having been ground and fitted with remetalled die blocks are prepared for paint prior to installation.
The repainted fire iron tunnel is now resting back in place on the frames.
More parts lurking in the container, some ready for fitting some still requireing attention.
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