Monthly Archives: June 2011

Update 483. 37409 & 37229 on 6M67 at Old Hill, 27/06/11

I had hoped to see the scrap train from Handsworth as well, but that ran several hours late, at least the light was reasonable when the 37s came through. Link to photos Different angle for a change

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Update 482. 5164, 7812, D8059 & M25498 at Bewdley, 28/06/11

Lunch at Bewdley, and a few photos. M25498 looked very smart with a fresh coat of carmine & cream paint. The Class 20 was in action shunting some wagons and the 2 steam locos were working trains. Link to photos … Continue reading

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Update 481. 0Z39 50044 & 50135 at Kidderminster, 27/06/11

50044, recently overhauled at Cardiff, is seen arriving at Kidderminster to collect 50135 for movement to the East Lancs Railway diesel gala. Other locos were to be collected from the Midland Railway Centre on the journey north. I had time … Continue reading

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Update 480. 37906 at Bewdley, D5310 on trailer, 02/06/11

These photos are from a few weeks ago. Just an ordinary weekday, but 37906 was in action, going towards Arley with a single wagon. 43106 was back in service after many months, complete with “flying pig” on lamp bracket, and … Continue reading

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Update 479. 5164, 7812, 42968, 43106 & 50135, 19/06/11

It was a dry day & KC had her walk to Bewdley station, followed by a train ride to Arley & back. The same 4 steam locos as the previous day were working services & 50135 was on a Driver … Continue reading

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Update 478. 7812 & D1062 at Arley, 11/06/11

Just coming up to the longest day of the year, still behind with gardening and, as always, behind with my photo updates. These photos were probably uploaded a week ago, but I forgot to add them here. Only photographed 2 … Continue reading

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Update 477. 6M67 with 37604 & 37510 at Old Hill, 16/06/11

My weekly treat, if it comes this way, the flask train. Patience was needed this time as it stopped in the loop at Stourbridge for about an hour & a half. Link to photos (only 2!)

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Update 476. 5164, 7812, 42968, 43106 & 50135 at Bewdley, 18/06/11

A few hours at Bewdley today saw the above locos working trains. 5164 was on a charter with a saloon, the others were on service trains. D8059 was busy shunting in between trains passing through, but was in the distance … Continue reading

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Update 475. 7812, 42968 & 43106 at Bewdley, 14/06/11

Just the usual hour or two at Bewdley with several trains passing by. 7812 & 43106 were on service trains & 42968 was on a charter. Link to photos This was a lucky photo, 3 locos in the same shot, … Continue reading

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Update 474. LSWR T9 4-4-0 no. 30120 at Bodmin, May 2011

Whilst on holiday in Cornwall, we called in at Bodmin to see 30120 – a loco I haven’t seen run for a very long time. It does make a change to see something different to those at the SVR. Link … Continue reading

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Update 473. Mostly Leamington again, including 60163 “Tornado”, 09/06/11

My other site has all the Tornado photos, but I have included 2 of them here. There are many photos of the Chiltern training runs, especially the one from Stourbridge – seen at Old Hill & Moor Street as well … Continue reading

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Update 472. 67014 on a driver training run from Stourbridge, 10/06/11

I’d heard there was another training run from Stourbridge today & managed to get back from Bridgnorth just in time to see it. Only had to wait about 4 minutes for it to appear, probably checked by signals as the … Continue reading

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