11th February


Rear Right hand coupling rod on crank pin with retaining collar fitted. Eccentric strap on the floor awaiting fitting

 


Front buffer beam. New shackle forgings closed onto trunions after threading through draw hook forging

 


Smoke box drilled for hand rails, oil feed pipes and the banjo cover

 


Rear Left hand coupling rod on crank pin, retaining collar not yet screwed on. 2 pairs of eccentric straps on floor awaiting fitting