Monthly Archives: May 2018

Photos – 66763 and 50033 arrive at Kidderminster, 31/05/18

The 66 and wagons ran from Doncaster to Tyseley, where 50033 was collected and brought to the SVR at Kidderminster as 6Z33. The locos and wagons are seen arriving and setting back into the station. After uncoupling, the locos headed … Continue reading

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Photo 172339 at Cradley

As I wait for the flask, this just went by. Oh, don’t laugh – I messed up my shot of 6M56, accidentally switched camcorder off as I was trying to adjust LCD screen to try and see what I was … Continue reading

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“On This Day” (years ago) May 31st. 2003, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2017

48151 near Beeston Castle in 2003, 92203 at Toddington in 2008, 37906 at Arley in 2010, 7812 at Bewdley in 2011, 57002 and 57309 at Tyseley in 2012, 34053 at Arley in 2013 and finally 37602 and 37609 on the … Continue reading

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Video – 3 locos running at Kinver S.M.E track. 27/05/18

Almost forgot to add this page, I’m slipping again! There were 3 locos running during the time I was there. Video below:-

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Video – 66147 Old Hill, 30/05/18. Also 172218.

Due to engineering work south of Worcester, Round Oak trains couldn’t run through Norton Junction and the plan was to send them via the Lickey and Bescot. We won’t mention delays, but I don’t think all went to plan. Anyway, … Continue reading

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“On This Day” (years ago) May 30th. 2004, 2009, 2010 and 2015

48305 at Cheddleton in 2004, 47760 at Bromsgrove in 2009, 43106 near Arley in 2010 and finally an unusual sight at Arley, 34053 and 34027 side by side and both facing the same way in 2015 Photos below:-

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Video – Wythall Miniature Railway 28/05/18

Had a visit to the Museum and filmed the road vehicles and Miniature Railway. The Railway is featured in the video below:-

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Video – Transport Museum, Wythall. 28/05/18

I know nothing about buses/coaches and didn’t make any notes of numbers or registrations, but took some video and have listed all registration numbers that I can see when playing it back. Also seen are some of the battery vehicles … Continue reading

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“On This Day” (years ago) May 29th. 2003, 2005, 2006, 2010, 2011 and 2013

150216 at Kidderminster in 2003, 45110 at Kidderminster in 2005, Miniature Railway at Wythall Transport Museum in 2006, 6201 at Langley Green in 2010, D4167 at Okehampton in 2011 and convoy of D9009, 33108, 37521 and 55019 at Kings Norton … Continue reading

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“On This Day” (years ago) May 28th. 2003, 2005, 2009, 2010, and 2011

60008 at Cardiff in 2003, Weston Park Miniature Railway in 2005, 37516 at Leamington in 2009, 50135 at Bewdley in 2010 and finally 37194 and 37087 at Bodmin Parkway in 2011. Photos below:-

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Video – train ride at Kinver S.M.E. 27/05/18

Three locos were running at the track during my brief visit. They will be seen in my other video which will be uploaded later. This video was intended to be the second video, but as it was late in the … Continue reading

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Video – Echills Wood Miniature Railway part 2. 20/05/18

Continuing the walk around the Water Park, a good mix of miniature railway and traction engines as we head back to the car. Video below:-

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