Monthly Archives: June 2009

47s & 37s on the main line

Good day for this on 29th June. First was 47760 on empty stock from Bristol to WCRC at Carnforth, also seen again later in the day. The biggy was a DRS convoy from Crewe to Eastleigh, with 37612, 47709, 47841, … Continue reading

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Update 149. A Spitfire flies over the Severn Valley Railway during the 40s Weekend

On the Saturday, I didn’t have my camera, but went prepared on the Sunday. We saw it in the distance circling above Highley before heading south and over Arley. As yesterday, it was closely following the curvature of the railway, … Continue reading

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SVR 28th June, including a Spitfire!

Got to Arley earlier than yesterday, so saw more trains. From down by the river, 7714 was seen heading south towards the station, a few minutes later 7802 was seen northbound. Then up at the station 42968 arrived first on … Continue reading

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SVR 27th June

Brief visit to Arley. 7812 on a northbound train, crossing with 42968. Later on, 46443 arrived with the GW dining set, ran round then back towards Kidderminster. It is a 40s weekend, and a Spitfire flew over. Another ‘plane scheduled … Continue reading

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Update 148. 37607 & 37218 on 1Q13 at old Hill & Stourbridge

This was a real treat, the opportunity to see the same train 4 times at  a cost of just £1.90 – the train fare to Stourbridge & return! First photos as it passes through Old Hill on the way to … Continue reading

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Update 147. Parry People Mover 139001 at Stourbridge Junction and Stourbridge Town

Just finished sorting the photos from earlier today. Shots at the Junction and Town stations. Link to photos One of the photos here:-

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