Monthly Archives: July 2013

An android app for recording train numbers

Use your android smartphone to make a note of train numbers and any other relevant information. It will also include a date and time that you actually enter the data. Data isn’t lost when ‘phone is switched off and once … Continue reading

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Update 794. D2245 & 69023 at Derwent Valley Railway

Jonathan has sent me a photo of the two visiting locos for the Centenary Gala this coming weekend. Link to photo Details of the Gala weekend

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Update 793. 7X09 with 20901, 20905, 20096 & 20107 at Widney Manor, 11/07/13

I hadn’t planned to go to Widney Manor, but my train was late and the connecting train at Snow Hill did not wait – thanks London Midland! I’ve see this working at Acocks Green, Solihull & Dorridge in recent weeks, … Continue reading

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Update 792. 2857, 5164, 7812 & 34053 at Arley, 06/07/13

No videos today, just a few photos, including some of the old cars on display for the 40s weekend. Link to photos A Ruston & Hornsby steam tractor was in the yard

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Update 791. 2857, 5164, 7812 & 34053 at Arley, 07/07/13

Just a few photos from a brief visit to the station. It was just too warm to hang around and as mentioned in the previous posting, we went to the arboretum. Link to photos Not easy to get a clear … Continue reading

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Update 790. 5164 & 5643 near Arley, 07/07/13

A couple of videos from last Sunday, long shots from the arboretum Link to videos

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