A faint ripple of interest stirs the railfans at Didcot station as a freight service arrives at the yard in the last moments of the days sunshine.
A Network Rail test train,powered by a pair of D.R.S. class 37 locos,37611 and 37601,pass a busy Didcot station.Class 66 no. 66044 is seen on the left shunting in the yard,whilst an Oxford bound H... (more)
A pair of class 66 locos bask in the evening sun at Didcot,whilst a London bound H.S.T. from Oxford passes in the background.
66128 has just left Didcot power station and will soon run around the consist before returning to Avonmouth for another load of coal.
Late afternoon sunlight illuminates the scene as FGW Turbo unit 165 106 enters Didcot from the Oxford direction with a working for Paddington.