The 57 gives a toot and a smoke ring appears, clever these WCR crews. :rolleyes:
August 22nd 2007, 76079 on the Cambrian Coast Express. Sorry about the quality but 14 years ago it was considered good. 1st location is mine,...
I was on one with a 2-6-4 tank that only got as far as Mach, it was intended to go further but on the day Mach was the limit, but to make up for...
Right, obviously my memory letting me down.
Yes you are right but I think that they left Carlisle on the same schedule at around 7.30am
And are probably the timings that have been used for many years with just minor tweaks to allow for service train timetable alterations, if any.
It's a long journey and easier to use the same path for whatever the motive power and it has always been the case, it works so why change it. As...
Other trains break down down to unforeseen problems and don't seem to cause the froth that this incident has raised.
A businessman starts up a new company with the express purpose of giving us more opportunities of either travelling behind various forms of motive...
The several dozen posts of thread drift have been moved to where they belong, on the Covid thread....
Just left Crewe 09.56, I was going to try for screen shot but taps open so nothing but a cloud of steam. :(
Sadly no. :( But Skydiving is still possible.:)
A John Bull outfit does not fit well with my slimline figure.
Loco and support coach only
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I'm on my way to Beeston with my Cross of St George flag and speaker system to play Rule Britannia as the train comes past. :)
Something moving now, at Gresty Lane sidings.
No sign of any movement yet, perhaps the police have told them that their journey is not necessary. :rolleyes:
Railcam is probably the best bet,
However, had Mr Hosking been a Labour donor and anti Brexit, then I guess you would not have been in the slightest concerned about him being on a...
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