More work today making up the last couple of panels for installation later this week at Leekbrook.
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Heat was variable. The 47 was certainly providing heat to most carriages and some were almost like a sauna on the way to Doncaster. It was not a...
Does the West Coast stock include a generator car?
It is certainly 73405 closest to where we were working. The engine was running today (cough) - trying to see what needed attention before it can...
Next week the first section of track heading for Leek goes down. Much time has already been spent drilling holes in sleepers for chairs and then...
We can speculate - have DBC got crews available, are the costs the same, etc - but does it really matter> WCR operated the Aberdeen trips...
I have a spare sleeping bag that you could take with you so that she can get her head down around midnight.
For those of us travelling with Tornado next weekend lets hope the Gods smile on us a bit better.
RTT currently not showing time for a water stop - is water being taken at Tyne SS?
Through Haltwhistle 94L
Yes just as I remember as well. Riding my bike along Elm Grove Road with the railway lines there was always a bit tricky
My thoughts were whether she was ever working at an RAF facility and therefore rightly in RAF livery. I do not think Woolwich Arsenal or RAE...
Short clip of the climb to the tunnel at Selling. Took a while to get it edited- sorry
Is this the Invincible that used to trundle back and forth between Farnborough goods yard and the RAE, that I remember well from the 60s?
Back to sleeper changing today but first of all we were on our 'good neighbour' duty. A fair sized horse chestnut growing on the embankment was...
Judging by the times on RTT Galatea had no trouble at all on the return from Stratford
Magnificent sight shortly after leaving Burton, roaring past Barton under Needwood
Short bit of action from OAPWay today. Removing the old sleepers from the trackbed at Leekbrook prior to the work to relay the first 200m
Not much news from OAPWay recently, but that is not because of inactivity.
One day was spent tackling lineside vegetation clearance (no pictures...
44871 at Lichfield. Sun is the wrong side for down movements !!
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