Pedanticmongrel wrote:Oh and one other thing, I have learnt today that the name Tornado on an A1 is an imposted, the name Tornado was originally carried by a BR class 7. 70022 to be exact. So I say, don't get a boring A1 get a decent BR class 7 and get it renumbered!
This chestnut again... this is done, dusted, and will be left alone!
You don't like the Peppercorn Tornado.
I don't like the BR Standards.
We will never convince each other to change preference.
There is therefore no point whatsoever in returning to the same meaningless meandering arguing.
Ergo: quit it, you pest!
Kindest fuzzy feelings,