Monthly Archives: September 2011

Update 519. 7812 & 2857 at Bewdley, 29/09/11

Too hot for KC today, so I went to Kidderminster by bus – to save on a train fare (the advantage of a bus pass) 42968 was running backwards from Kidderminster but I did manage some shots of 7812 & … Continue reading

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Update 518. 4160 & 92212 soon to leave the SVR, 26/09/11

4160 was due to leave on the Monday, so KC & I walked up to Old Hill station to catch the train to Kidderminster. Walking down the car park, the trailer was in position and soon 4160 was being winched … Continue reading

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Update 517. 60163 “Tornado” at Old Hill, 28/09/11

Tornado was in action at the SVR gala over the weekend and is seen heading through Old Hill on the way to Stewarts Lane to work a railtour later in the week. The light is always very difficult here but … Continue reading

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Update 516. Day 1 of the SVR Autumn Gala, 23/09/11

Plenty of photos taken at stations between Kidderminster & Highley. Main locos seen are 828, 2857, 4160, 6024, 7812, 60163 & 92212. A very enjoyable day! Link to photos 828 at Kidderminster

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Severn Valley Railway Gala starts tomorrow

Yes, it’s that time of year again! September 23 – 25 & 3 days of action up the Valley! I only took a photo of 1 loco at Bewdley today, as the weather was so dull. 7812 & 4160 were … Continue reading

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Update 515. GWR 2-6-2T 4160 at Bewdley, 21/09/11

4160 (visiting from the WSR for the gala this coming weekend) was listed as working the Bridgnorth set today, so we (KC & I) headed to Bewdley by train – including travelling on a Class 150 DMU to Kidderminster. 7812 … Continue reading

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