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Oswald T Wistle's Recent Activity

  1. Oswald T Wistle replied to the thread CME - 2019.

    On RTT it still looks like Lizzie on front with diesel on rear from Preston to Lime St.

    Jul 19, 2019 at 4:05 PM
  2. Oswald T Wistle replied to the thread CME - 2019.

    Looks like a pathing stop to let a couple of Lime St bound trains pass. Will have watered at Carnforth, diesel attaches to rear at Preston and hauls the train back from Lime St to Crewe, so shouldn’t need water.

    Jul 19, 2019 at 3:04 PM
  3. Oswald T Wistle liked Swiss Toni's post in the thread The Dalesman 2019.

    Born in Whitby went to school in Leeds. [IMG]

    Jul 18, 2019 at 5:36 PM
  4. Oswald T Wistle liked GBoreham's post in the thread ‘Fellsman’ 2019 - LSL operated..

    Footage of another brilliant 70000 performance yesterday at Hoghton, Settle, Crosby Garrett and Ramsgreave. [MEDIA]

    Jul 18, 2019 at 4:02 PM
  5. Oswald T Wistle liked Shep Woolley's post in the thread LE Movements, ECS and Test Runs 2019.

    [ATTACH] With a Barrow service just out of shot 'Flying Scotsman' arrives into Carnforth working passed the old signal box

    60103 LE 2b.jpg Jul 18, 2019 at 3:54 PM
  6. Oswald T Wistle liked henrywinskill's post in the thread The Dalesman 2019.

    Yes it was a strange world that Arthur Brown lived in:D HE

    Jul 18, 2019 at 3:46 PM
  7. Oswald T Wistle replied to the thread The Dalesman 2019.

    I thought he lived in Whitby!

    Jul 18, 2019 at 3:46 PM
  8. Oswald T Wistle liked henrywinskill's post in the thread The Dalesman 2019.

    Are there any clues as to what caused the fire,from what Ive heard it definitely was not Billy Joel !! HE

    Jul 18, 2019 at 2:59 PM
  9. Oswald T Wistle replied to the thread The Dalesman 2019.

    Not Jim Morrison, possibly Arthur Brown?

    Jul 18, 2019 at 2:39 PM
  10. Oswald T Wistle liked ribble's post in the thread ‘Fellsman’ 2019 - LSL operated..

    70000 Britannia northbound at Helwith Bridge David Price Cop Lane on Flickr[ATTACH]

    15A_0122.jpg Jul 18, 2019 at 2:32 PM
  11. Oswald T Wistle replied to the thread CME - 2019.

    A couple of days ago I got an email from RTC thanking passenger for their patience when the return trip was delayed (trespass south of Preston). The email also highlighted upcoming trips. I had left the train at Preston but a nice touch /...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 10:32 AM
  12. Oswald T Wistle replied to the thread CME - 2019.

    Thanks for your words of encouragement. As I had quoted info from the 28th May run I had thought that a more detailed comparison might be in order; it is on my "to do list". Just at the moment I seem to have spent a considerable amount of time...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 10:22 AM
  13. Oswald T Wistle replied to the thread CME - 2019.

    Thanks for your kind words, always an encouragement to get a bit of feedback.

    Jul 18, 2019 at 10:17 AM
  14. Oswald T Wistle replied to the thread The Dalesman 2019.

    Thanks Al. Just a few points not specifically in response to your post but picking up some other points mentioned. West Coast very rarely use the same loco on trips that are only 2 or 3 days apart - prep time/remedial work? 45690 was on the...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 9:54 AM
  15. Oswald T Wistle replied to the thread The Dalesman 2019.

    Thanks Toni. It is an honour to be addressed as such by a gentleman as revered as your good self. In my younger days I was known as Oz, but either will do nicely. As regards sleepers, there were 4 in my coach; 3 dozers and 1 comatose with...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 9:28 AM