Monthly Archives: May 2013

Update 766. Youtube videos of 2857 & 34053 at Arley, 19/05/13

Following on from the video of D8059 at Arley last weekend, I have uploaded 2 more. They are my first attempts with the new camera, but I don’t think they are too bad. 2857 departs with a train for Kidderminster … Continue reading

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Update 765. 5164, 5764, 7812, 34053, D8059 & a tree!! 24/05/13

Yes, a tree! My train was brought to a halt by a tree across the track. It had fallen after the passage of the previous train, which had only been about 10 minutes earlier. The track was cleared with the … Continue reading

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Update 764. 0Z56, 56303 & 56301 haul 37109 to SVR, 21/05/13

37109 was in the convoy from the NVR to Washwood Heath yesterday, and today was taken from there to Kidderminster on the SVR. I wasn’t expecting 2 Class 56s to appear as I was photographing at Old Hill and was … Continue reading

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Update 763. 0Z56 convoy 56303, 56301, 50008, 37109 & 56103, 20/05/13

The convoy is seen returning to Washwood Heath from the Nene Valley Railway. First photos were taken at Nuneaton, others at Coleshill Parkway. Nuneaton isn’t one of my favourite stations for photos & after the convoy had passed I noticed … Continue reading

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Update 762. 2857, 5164, 7812, 34053 & D8059 at Arley, 19/05/13

I was expecting to see the 4 steam locos working the services, but D8059 caught me by surprise with a light engine run to Highley and back. The Class 20 had only returned from Washwood Heath the previous day. Link … Continue reading

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Update 761. 0Z20 47739 & D8059 at Old Hill, 18/05/13

47739 is hauling D8059 from Washwood Heath to Kidderminster. The Class 20 is looking very smart after a repaint. Link to photos

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