Monthly Archives: January 2014

Update 878. Kidderminster, convoy departs & shunters around turntable, 16/12/13

The convoy photos were seen in the main line section, but I have included some of those photos here in the SVR section along with some shunters around the turntable. The convoy to Eastleigh consisted of 56312 hauling 50026, 50031 … Continue reading

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Update 877. Arley Santa trains in daylight & darkness, 22/12/13

Having a camera & camcorder creates problems – video or photo! Spending a few hours at Arley gave me the opportunity to do a bit of both, filming the moving trains & photographing “still” shots. As yet I haven’t sorted … Continue reading

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Update 876. 5164, the last day, at Kidderminster. 05/01/14

I wanted to see 5164 on its final day. I decided against a video as it was quite breezy (should’ve had my camcorder with me the previous day when it was calm!) so made do with photos. Also seen are … Continue reading

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Update 875. 5164 at Kidderminster, 04/01/14

The last weekend of running for 5164 before the boiler ticket expired. It was working the Bridgnorth set and I took a few photos of it during the short time I was at Kidderminster. Must say it still looked very … Continue reading

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Update 874. 47727 & D8188 at Old Hill, 11/01/14

D8188 had been at Washwood Heath for about a year for some repair work & was hauled back to the Severn Valley Railway behind 47727. The locos are seen passing Old Hill on the way to Kidderminster. The 47 should … Continue reading

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Firefox on Windows 8 wouldn’t play youtube, but I fixed it.

I thought everything on a new pc would work perfectly! After installing the latest version of Firefox, I soon found youtube videos wouldn’t play. The videos would stop after a second or two. After a few searches, I found lots … Continue reading

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