Monthly Archives: March 2009

“I’m fighting fit now” says KC

A few weeks ago, I was really ill. My mum & dad had to take me to the vet at 9pm one evening, because I was in such pain with a tummy ache. The vet gave me some injections and … Continue reading

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Decorating reaches “computer corner”

I’m being pressurised to get the decorating finished.  “Computer corner” now looks a bit bare, with desktop pc disconnected & moved out. Computer desk (work station sounds so naff!) will be shuffled around the room so that I can get … Continue reading

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It’s me, KC – I’ve got my blog page!

My dad hasn’t been updating my gallery with photos recently, so I will add the occasional photo here. This is me, taken at Arley on 22nd March 2009 It’s nice & colourful at this time of year, but there are … Continue reading

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SVR 29th March

7802 was on the Maroon set heading for Arley & would be the 11.38 departure for Kidderminster. 686 or “Thomas” was also seen in the distance at the station, waiting for a chance to trundle along towards Kidderminster. 4566 headed … Continue reading

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SVR 28th March

Around Arley, as usual, 5164 was on the train from Bridgnorth & due away from Arley at 11.38. Next train for Bridgnorth had 4566. The diner was running today behind 7802 & crossed with 7812 from Bridgnorth. As it was … Continue reading

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Pathfinder Tours & 37401

Saw it pass through Barnt Green (heard it coming from miles away!) and was surprised only one loco on the train. Having seen many postings the previous evening about attempts to get 37406 ready (and failing) I was expecting to … Continue reading

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Didn’t know about 40145 out today

This is something I missed. Apparently it went through Walsall earlier today & had I known about it then I might have been out somewhere to see it. Still, hopefully it will be out on the mainline again soon. At … Continue reading

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6Z10 Bescot to Gloucester this morning

No idea what this was going to be, but as it only involved a walk to see it & not much else of interest comes round the “dark side”, I couldn’t really resist putting down the paint brush to go … Continue reading

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Update M121. 47727 & 47739 at Dorridge

I’m getting behind with updates again, but at least here are 10 photos from today. The colourful Colas Rail 47s on the Burton to Dollands Moor empty steel train. http://www.sharpos-world.co.uk/smid/html/update_72.html

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47727 & 47739 at Dorridge

Today I had a quick visit to Dorridge to see the above 47s on the Dollands Moor train. That’s 3 weeks on the trot now that I’ve seen it. I’m getting used to the livery now!

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An uneventful day

Nothing exciting today, rubbing down skirting board, walkies round the park with KC & a bit of tidying up on the computer. Also sent some Class 47 photos to sulzerpower.com At least an entry on the calendar for the day, … Continue reading

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47245 thru Stafford

I saw yesterday that 47245 was working a stock move from Southall to Carnforth today & decided to go to Stafford to see it. A bonus was 57601 & 47804 heading north as a light engine move, also to Carnforth … Continue reading

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