Interesting Hour on Dawlish Sea Wall

Interesting Hour on Dawlish Sea Wall

An interesting hour on Dawlish Sea Wall Monday 17th December 2018. Trains passing included ROG’s 47815 Lost Boys & 47812 with a set of HST Mk3 coaches and two Barrier vans heading for storage at Ely. DR77909 Ballast regulator, HST Castle set on test powered...
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,...