The work at Froghall to create an extra siding there is getting there. The task for this week was to move the switch lever from what will be the 6...
Had a go today at the problem of small branches and twigs catching the carriages. Had the services of Roger Bennett (exNCB shunter) with a nice...
Rods up, neatly in line with the top of the viaduct !
Concern from the Black Lion about their phone line which goes across the line and through lineside trees necessitated an unexpected visit to...
We would like to get the tracks back to LEEK but also have a drier track by having this LEAK plugged.
OAPWay were mucking about today. Some ditching work at the north end of Boltons yard where it looks suspiciously as if the canal, above the...
I wonder if the driver was thinking 'I wish I had a box on the back@
First steam along the Derby Stoke line for a few years - the last I can remember was Duke of Gloucester.
Edit - except it isn't anymore, Tornado...
Pway work today included completion of the Ipstones branch line track inspection using the Abtus measuring trolley.
When I went close past Eddystone there were no visitors and certainly no railway tracks
Traksy has better coverage but the maps on Open Train Times usually have better detail - so depending on where I am interested in I could have...
I agree completely - there have been many times over the past month when I nearly said the same - mainly about postings on the CVR thread.
Getting back to activity at Leekbrook. Last week, with the help of contactors all the trees and scrub between the Ipstones junction and Severn...
Have you noticed what the date is today.
You can't accuse Sheff of being a 'tyke' !!!
A Winter's Tale - exit persued by a bear.
The sun went in just as it was approaching Fradley (between Alrewas and Lichfield)
Flooding seems to be the prroblem - but not sure where, or everywhere.
Or more particularly - http://publicaccess.staffsmoorlands.gov.uk/portal/servlets/AttachmentShowServlet?ImageName=85420
At the end of the line, Cornhill area, with station on the west side
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