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Skip to the ran sequence around 2:07


The Great Train Robbery was filmed in 77 or 78 with 184 & 186.


184 had a staring role disguised as a English South Eastern Railway 2-2-2 complete with dummy double frames. Most of the movie was filmed around Castletown on the Mullingar-Athlone line, with Moate as Ashford and Heuston temporarily re-named London Bridge.


184 was overhauled in Mullingar for the movie, both locos worked for several years in South Eastern livery and


The American loco looks like something that slipped in during editing.

Edited by Mayner
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