Monthly Archives: June 2010

SVR 30th June

Seen at Bewdley, 42968, 4566 & 7812 on service trains, 5764 on diner.

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Update 366. 50031 on Footplate Experience at Bewdley, Severn Valley Railway. 25/06/10

50031 was one of the locos seen on my trip to Bewdley by train from Kidderminster. It was seen arriving then running round the 8-coach train. At Kidderminster, a Bristol double-decker, GHN189, was seen in the car park. This was … Continue reading

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Update 365. 1940s Weekend day 2 at the Severn Valley Railway. 27/06/10

Another very hot day at Arley. Managed a photo of all 6 locos today, same runners as yesterday. A Dragon Rapide flew over, so some shots of that as well. Quite a few photos of the period clothing today, including … Continue reading

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Update 364. 1940s Weekend day 1 at the Severn Valley Railway. 26/06/10

A selection of photos, including the Hurricane seen in the previous update. I have only included photos of 5 of the locos – 4566, 5764, 7802, 7812 & 42968. 5164 was the 6th loco and running bunker-first as it entered … Continue reading

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Update 363. Hurricane Mk IIc PZ865 flying over the Severn Valley

The Hurricane flew over the Severn Valley Railway during the 1940s Weekend event. It approached from the northern end and flew over Bridgnorth towards Highley, where it circled over the Railway as the “battle re-enactment” was taking place outside The … Continue reading

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SVR 23rd to 25th June

On Wednesday, 5164, 5764 and 42968 were in use. On Thursday, same again, but when 42968 arrived at Bridgnorth it stayed at the end of the train and 7812 was attached to the other end to haul the train to … Continue reading

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