Pathfinders Marches Cornishman

Pathfinders Marches Cornishman

The only special this weekend was a Diesel one. Hauled by DRS 37602 & 37606 the Marches Cornishman ran from Shrewsbury to Penzance and back. Fortunately this morning’s weather just about held but by the return we had an Easterly gale blowing in which made...
Diesel Special

Diesel Special

Today we saw one of the dedicated claret liveried Royal train locomotives 67006 “Royal Sovereign” powering an excursion from Letchworth to Paignton. The route was via the East coast main line which it joined at Hitchin¬† before calling in at Stevenage,...
Today’s Diesel Special

Today’s Diesel Special

This tour was from Wolverhampton with an early start of 5.56am and travelled down the Welsh Marches making eleven station stops including Shrewsbury, Hereford and Abergavenny before picking up the Great Western main line just north of Newport. It then travelled east...