Daily Archives: April 12, 2009

Hey, I went on the train today!

Caught the train at Arley, to travel to Highley. “Uncle Dave” was a guard on the train, he gave me some fuss at Highley before his train left. Think the loco was 7812. Later on we saw the “Duke” with … Continue reading

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SVR 12th April

Made sure we were down by the river in time to see 71000 pass by, on the first train from Bridgnorth. Other locos running are 4566, 5164, 7802 & 7812. Dull but dry day, so can’t complain.

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Highley

Travelled from Arley to Highley behind 7812, 7802 crossed with us at Arley. 71000 will be next train at Highley from Kidderminster, probably 4566 will be next from B’north direction. — Sharpo, out & about with camera & low-tec communicating … Continue reading

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Down by the river

Waiting for the Duke. Bit of an experiment to see if I can connect to the internet “in the middle of nowhere”. It actually worked, and we were about a mile north of Arley. Later in the day, tried at … Continue reading

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