There was a Nova 1 set on the Oxford Road viaduct in Manchester this morning. I wasn't close enough to read the destination board so I couldn't...
Yeah, there's a really good interview he did a couple of years back where he outlines the masterplan.
As I understand it, they've moved from the ELR yard at Baron St (and by the looks of the photos the frames were a bit overgrown) into Riley's...
Would it be too much to hope that they manage to get it done before 35028 and 35018's tickets expire? 3 merchants on the mainline is a pleasing...
I can't seem to link to the post or I would.
Good news, though. I assume it'll be a good few years. Riley's seem to be quick workers but it looks...
First withdrawal today, apparently:
According to that Trainspotting Live programme a few months back, the 68s are nicknamed Darth Vaders. Which certainly makes sense, although I'd...
Is the law different, given that any individual can buy a dashcam for personal use but there's relatively few companies operating trains.
Headboard with a CCTV logo on it.
and hopefully produce some interesting YouTube footage.
Saw three of the new Northern 195s out and about the other day as well.
I took that to mean "they would struggle to provide one in the specified timeframe, let alone two, so politely declined"
Isn't that what Ian Riley's doing with the boiler from 44901?
I don't know if this settles the question of whether 45699 has had a repaint, but WCRC just retweeted this, which seems to be an endorsement:...
Yeah. Until I realised what I was looking at I thought it was an almost-untouched Barry job.
Wasn't 60532. There was a new one for 60532 on display, but it was in the boiler shop, and unpainted.
EDIT: I see someone else got there before...
There was also what looked like a brand new smokebox in that yard, next to 60532's cab, but no-one I spoke to seemed to know what it was.
Port on the left, Holland America on the right
Fantastic day, despite the weather. Huge range of exhibits.
Great photos, thanks for posting them. I think that's the back of my head next to 70000.
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