“On This Day” (years ago) Feb 12th. 2009, 2012 & 2013

It’s 2009 and 56301 seen at Walsall, jumping forward to 2013 and a trip out with a Ranger ticket, so loads of photos, this one is 57307 at Crewe. At the SVR in 2012, something unusual, Permaquip personnel carrier 68803 at Bewdley.

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“On This Day” (years ago) Feb 11th. 2011, 2012 & 2014

In 2011 I had a trip to Stafford and saw 86701, then in 2014 down the Junction for a Tug, 60040.  At Arley in 2012, 5164 is seen running “wrong road” at Arley, there must’ve been a reason for it, but I can’t remember.

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“On This Day” (years ago) Feb 10th. 2011 & 2016

Very little choice again, first is from 2011 with 66009 on the Handsworth scrap, then 66738 at Tyseley.

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“On This Day” (years ago) Feb 9th. 2003, 2008, 2010 & 2013

Four different years for this date. In 2003 I was at a KWVR gala, photos not in gallery – but they weren’t very good! 80002 is seen double-heading with 45212. In 2008 4566 is seen at Hay Bridge with a “Reopening Train” after the floods. Then in 2010 at Worcester 47749 is seen on a working from Long Marston. Finally in 2013 at Old Hill 37218 & 37609 on a Pathfinders tour.  Continue reading

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Video 37609 and 37069, Old Hill, 08/02/18

It’s becoming a regular working again on a Thursday at the moment, pity it’s not a heavier load to make the 37s work a bit harder! 6M56 Berkeley – Crewe, and as with the previous post, no photo yet – so just video.  Continue reading

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Video 66425, Old Hill, 08/02/18

The Tesco, 4M36 Wentloog – Daventry, was cancelled the previous day and as a bonus for me, it ran during the day today. It’s not often I get to see it during the week as it’s normal time up here is after 10pm. 66425 was the loco, no photo for it yet, so just the video for now.

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