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December Trainwash

Rough seas this morning so I went down to the Rockstone Bridge to video the waves and the HST Castle set on its usual service run from Penzance to Exeter St. Davids and after a short break it heads back to Penzance. GWR will eventually have eleven of these sets and...

Dawlish Weather & Tides for 13/12/2018

Good evening. Here are your Dawlish weather and tide times for Thursday.A mostly dry but windy day. Keep an eye on the cameras for some wave action at high tide. Winds: SE 42-47mph Temp: 6c Sunrise/sunset: 08:06/16:09 Tide times Low 03:11 - 0.83m High 09:25 - 3.31m...

Dawlish weather and tides for 10/12/2018

Good evening. Here are your Dawlish weather and tide times for Monday. A nice day overall. Dry with some cloud and sunny spells. Winds: W 4-7mph Temp: 10c Sunrise/sunset: 08:04/16:09 Tide times Low 01:31 - 0.42m High 07:42 - 3.71m Low 13:55 - 0.39m High 20:01 - 3.43m...

Returning Ballast train.

Just the one engineering train this weekend for the ongoing work in the Ivybridge area. Luckily for Nick the sun had popped out between the showers whereas it was raining in Dawlish as it passed the webcams. This locomotive had the latest DB Cargo red livery applied...

Dawlish weather and tides for the weekend

Good evening. Here are your Dawlish weather and tide times for the weekend. Saturday Strong winds and rain for most of the day. Winds: WSW 21-46mph Temp: 11c Sunrise/sunset: 08:01/16:10 Tide times: Low 00:24 - 0.35m High 06:35 - 3.75m Low 12:48 - 0.31m High 18:53 -...

Dawlish weather and tides for 07/12/2018

Good evening. Here are your Dawlish weather and tide times for Friday. YELLOW warning for rain Heavy rain and high winds all day. Some small sunny intervals possible. Winds: WSW 22-45mph Temp: 12c Sunrise/sunset: 08:00/16:10 Tide times High 06:01 - 3.69m Low 12:12 -...

Railway News.

Lots going on last weekend with the steam tour and more engineering work in Devon and Cornwall and a move of a 4 coach Castle set to be with HST power cars 43186 and 43154 returning to Wabtec at Doncaster  for further work. The A4 has been covered in other posts but I...

Dawlish weather and tides for 03/12/2018

Good evening. Here are your Dawlish weather and tide times for Monday. Some light rain until mid-afternoon when it will dry up. A small chance of sunny spells. Winds: SW 19-22mph Temp: 13c Sunrise/sunset: 07:55/16:12 Tide times High 02:59 - 3.01m Low 09:07 - 1.04m...

Union of South Africa reminder.

A quick reminder that tomorrow see's the return of 60009 Union of South Africa to our cameras. Hauling the Railway Touring Company's Plymouth Christmas market special, she will be passing around 11.06 am after a stop for 15 minutes at Dawlish Warren. Be aware that the...

Dawlish weather and tides for the weekend

Good evening. Here are your Dawlish weather and tide times for the weekend. Saturday Strong winds and rain all day. Winds: SW 17-25 mph gusting to 45mph Temp: 13c Sunrise/sunset: 07:53/16:13 Tide times: High 00:17 - 2.87m Low 06:23 - 1.17m High 12:43 - 3.04m Low 19:18...

That time of the year!

It is perfectly normal for the waves near high tide to crash into the sea wall at this time of the year, usually only causing fairly minor damage to the walls. Hopefully when the decisions have been taken and some kind of extra protection is in place scenes like the...

Dawlish weather & Tides for 28/11/2018

Good evening. Here are your Dawlish weather and tide times for Wednesday. There is a YELLOW weather warning for wind in place. Strong winds and rain, heavy at times. Winds: SW 21-57 mph Temp: 14c Sunrise/sunset: 07:48/16:15 Tide times Low 03.10 - 0.45m High 09:24 -...

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