Monthly Archives: January 2010

SVR 31st January

We caught the DMU at Bewdley at 11.44 to go to Arley. As we waited to depart, 4566 arrived from Arley with 46443 at the rear of the train, problems with steam heating. After lunch at Arley we waited the … Continue reading

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SVR 30th January

Bewdley to Highley & return for us today. 11.44 DMU going, 4566 back after lunch. Good to see the DMU out again, plenty of people travelling – no doubt the sunny weather encouraged them out.

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Update 273. West Somerset Spring Gala, 24/03/02

Some more old photos. Makes a change from the usual SVR ones, although seeing 1501 down there made me feel at home. We don’t do the long days out now we have the dog, so it makes a change for … Continue reading

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Update 272. Severn Valley Railway photos from February & March 2002

The 2002 Spring Gala photos were uploaded a long time ago, but there were other photos taken around that time. I have since looked through the missing ones and uploaded the better ones. The photos will appear in a “general … Continue reading

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Update 271. Bourton on the Water, 09/03/02

Continuing with old photos, a drive out to Bourton on the Water and the opportunity to photograph something different for a change. It’ s really nice with the stream running through the village. Link to photos Very colourful with blossom … Continue reading

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Update 270. Photos at the Battlefield Line, 02/03/02

Working through my old photos, these were some of the first I took with a 1.6 megapixel camera. Quality not what we are used to, but for me it is a memory of a day out. Lamport No. 3, 03170, … Continue reading

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Update 269. 66063 & 66953 at Bromsgrove, 25/01/10

The plan had been to see a Class 31 on a Test Train working to the south west, but that ran extremely late (several hours) and I didn’t see it. The Margam to Corby was already in the loop, with … Continue reading

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SVR 24th January

We (that’s us 2 +dog) travelled from Bewdley to Arley on the 11.44 hauled by 7812. 43106 had worked the first train from Kidderminster, crossing with our train at Bewdley. The plan was to return behind 7812 when it returned … Continue reading

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Just updated Blog to latest version of WordPress 2.9.1

I never look forward to updating software, but just tried the automatic update – and it works!!!

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SVR 23rd January

Knowing that the kiosk at Arley would be open, we walked KC to Bewdley for a ride to Arley. 43106 was on our train, 7812 on the other. It’s not the time of year for hanging around on stations, so … Continue reading

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KC says – more photos of me!!!!

My Dad has just uploaded some more photos of me. He didn’t add many in 2009, so is making up for lost time now. http://www.sharpos-world.co.uk/kc/index.php Here’s how I spend my evenings…..

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Update 268. 43106 & 46443 at the Severn Valley Railway. 16/01/10

Bewdley to Highley behind 46443, then lunch at The Engine House, returning behind 43106. A few shots inside The Engine House show 1000 & 48773, with 4930 also seen. Link to photos Inside The Engine House, I’m getting better at … Continue reading

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