Monthly Archives: June 2014

Update 933. Video of 46233 at Perry Barr, 28/06/14

A different route for steam, departing from New Street westbound then running through Perry Barr to Euston. Vintage Trains planned it as a non-stop run, hope there were no problems to spoil that plan!! Link to video Quite a good … Continue reading

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Update 932. 66047 & 66056 at Stourbridge, 26/06/14

A quick visit to see the 2 freights, fortunately they didn’t pass through at the same time – but there was only about a minute or so before the second train passed by. Link to videos This shows the southbound … Continue reading

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Update 931. 56078 & D8059 at Old Hill, 24/06/14

After appearing at the North Norfolk Railway diesel gala, D8059 was hauled from Washwood Heath to Kidderminster & the SVR by 56078. The 56 is then see returning l/e to Washwood Heath. This working ran at very short notice & … Continue reading

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Update 930. Videos of 66424, 928001 & a DMU at Old Hill, 16/06/14

The Tesco was running half an hour earlier than usual & an unknown working from Derby to Worcester was due soon after, so I thought I would give it a try. In dull conditions at 10pm I cannot rely on … Continue reading

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Update 929. Video of 66126 at Stourbridge, 17/06/14

Wow, first proper update for a few weeks, almost forgotten the routine! Today was the day the Class 20s should’ve returned to the SVR following the NNR gala. The working from Washwood Heath was cancelled, but this was not known … Continue reading

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More videos uploaded, 16/06/14

4 videos from Water Orton today. The convoy from the NNR with 50007, D8059, D306 & 37219. 66846, 70810 & 70809 on the Westbury – Bescot. 56302 on the Boston & 60059 on the Westerleigh tanks/ http://www.youtube.com/user/SharposWorld I’m getting further … Continue reading

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More videos uploaded, 15/06/14

A day out to East Anglia, gardening & a few other trains to see means I’m getting further behind. Recent uploads include 60040, the NMT, a couple of 47s at Norwich & 5043 on a railtour at Langley Green, then … Continue reading

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More videos uploaded

https://www.youtube.com/user/SharposWorld I’m behind adding the links in this blog, as usual. Latest videos include Standard 5 73129 in action at the SVR, Class 37s on a test train, 47s on the Northern Belle & a couple of Colas Class 47s … Continue reading

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Update 928. Video of 60020 & 66100 at Stourbridge, 04/06/14

This is an example of what can go wrong when both trains are approaching at the same time. The northbound is due, but the southbound is in sight. Do you film the one you can see or wait for the … Continue reading

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Update 927. Videos of 1501, 2857, 7812, 43106 & D1062 at Arley 01/06/14

Another few hours at Arley and 5 locos seen. Link to videos 2857. I know I don’t always get posts & signal upright, but I couldn’t go wrong with this one…..  

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Update 926. Video of 66303 at Old Hill, 01/06/14

Seems strange without a DMU rolling down as I film this train, but it was a clear shot for a change. I notice everything is at a funny angle as the train passes under the footbridge, was it because it … Continue reading

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Update 925. Video of 37602 & 37603 at Old Hill, 02/06/14

Time to try & catch up with gallery updates for past week. Starting with the one from yesterday, a pair of 37s on the train from Berkeley to Crewe. I played safe again as it was due at around the … Continue reading

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