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Videos – Day 2 of the Severn Valley Railway 2018 Diesel Gala 18/05/18

On the first day of the Gala at Kidderminster I was standing for about 7 hours as I filmed the trains, so on this day I wanted something more relaxing. With a couple of folding chairs, Andrew and I had … Continue reading

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“On This Day” (years ago) May 18th. 2004, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2017

E6005 and The Lady Armaghdale at Bewdley in 2004, 45110 at Arley in 2008, 47580, 37264, 45133, 31271 and 50135 at Kidderminster in 2010, 37516 and 37503 at Old Hill in 2011, D8059 and 47739 at Old Hill in 2013 … Continue reading

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“Old Rallies” Rushden Steam Rally, 4th May (2003)

Browsing through my photos for the “on this day” post, I’ve just come across the first steam rally photos for any of the years. I was only at the rally for a couple of hours, having watched a lot of … Continue reading

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“On This Day” (years ago) Feb 7th. 2003, 2004 and 2010

2003 and my first digital camera, so poor quality, 56067 at Hillam Crossing, near Monk Fryston. Then 3 x 47s – 47355, 47712 & 47703 at Derby in 2004. Finally 46443 at Bewdley in 2010.

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A list of photos from “on this day” category

I soon forget the photos and numbers of locos that are showing in this category, so I am trying a “table” which lists the numbers, location etc. of each photo. The columns can be sorted to make it easier to … Continue reading

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“On This Day” (years ago) Feb 4th. 2007, 2009 and 2015

The first photo is at the SVR showing 45110 near the site of Rifle Range Halt in 2007. Then in 2009 66301 at Northfield. Finally a video of 70019 at Nuneaton, did I get bowled – watch the video!

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…continued, Arley, 03/12/17 -4

Final video and photos from Arley, and it was getting darker. Link to video Link to photos and video of Santa trains at Kidderminster on 09/12/17

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Photos and video, 34027, 7802 Arley, 03/12/17 -1

A few hours at Arley to film the Santa trains arriving and departing. The procedure is – train arrives, loco runs round to rear of train when southbound platform is clear and when stock is empty it is shunted towards … Continue reading

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Photo and video, 66427 almost bowled, Old Hill 06/08/17

It’s almost expected, a train comes down as your filming one climbing the bank. At least it wasn’t a stopping train, and I’ve seen the Tesco many times before so don’t really need to worry about it. Link to photo … Continue reading

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Photos and video, 5043 and 68009 at Birmingham Snow Hill, 30/07/17

68009 is seen first emerging from the tunnel, then a few minutes later Earl of Mount Edgcumbe can be heard climbing up through the tunnel from Moor Street station with The Shakespeare Express. 5043 runs round the train in readiness … Continue reading

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Another update to the app!

6 days later and much thinking and editing, the app now has a box to enter a location code and map url of your choice! It’s getting better, but not really finished yet. I will have to amend the “instructions” … Continue reading

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8 x Class 20s in one day

Four at Kings Norton, totally into the sun, in the convoy from the SVR and the other four at Olton on the 7X09 tube stock. Wonder how long before I get them uploaded to YouTube?

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