Monthly Archives: November 2012

Update 709. 56311 at Kings Norton, 66204, 66091 & 43062 at Small Heath, 22/11/12

The plan had been to see D1015 at Small Heath, but it ran early and I saw it pass my train just before I arrived at the station. I was stuck there for 20 minutes before the next train back … Continue reading

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Update 708. A few hours at Nuneaton, 08/12/03

Some of the photos were uploaded many years ago, but I have added the others that were taken during that day.  A good mix including 47791, 92001, 92006, 92026 & 87002, plus other 87s & 90s. Link to photos A … Continue reading

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Update 707. 47853 & 47828 at Leamington, plus a few freights, 19/11/12

It seems many weeks since I photographed any freight trains, but the chance to see a couple of Class 47s at Leamington persuaded me to spend a few hours there. 47853 & 47828 worked the Cruise Saver to Southampton the … Continue reading

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Update 706. Trains at Rugby in 2003, plenty of variety including Class 86s & 87s

This is the start of over 100 photos taken on 4th March 2003. It was always interesting to see what was stabled at the station, so something to photograph at the quiet times. , 57301 & 47818 looked good in … Continue reading

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Update 705. Trains at Coventry in 2003, including Class 86s & 87s

Following on from the photos added yesterday, I found some from Coventry taken on 31/01/2003. Apart from the Voyagers and the Class 66, everything else has changed – no HSTs or Class 321s, no electric locos & the Class 323s … Continue reading

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Update 704. To Stafford, 23/01/03, when 87s & 90s still worked passenger trains

Looking through some of my older photos, I decided to upload some from 2003. Some of the Virgin London trains were still loco hauled by Class 87 & 90 electrics and HSTs were also seen. It was early days for … Continue reading

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