43091 passing Oldfield Park with a London bound service.
In 1976 'retro' livery, 43002 seen shortly after leaving Oxford bound for London Paddington.
The Rivera Sleeper at Paddington.
43148 powers up past Powderham with the Northern Belle.
A Paignton to Exmouth service exits Kennaway Tunnel as it approaches Dawlish.
The British have their Heritage Power as well... The 43002 symbolizes the 40th anniversary of the HST125 that changed rail travel in the UK. Many of these will be replaced by the 800's over time.
Pacers roll out of Dawlish Warren on a bright but chilly day.
An HST through sunny Dawlish Warren
HST's lined up in the grandeur of Padington Station. When you arrive here, you feel like you arrived. These iconic trains serving the UK for 40 years are due to be withdrawn.
Fastest diesel in the world the HST 125. The GWR Green livery HST on the blocks at London Paddington. These are the fastest diesels in regular service on the planet.
Waves are crashing into the seawall as a Class 150 / 153 set departs Dawlish. Class 220 services had to be canceled due to the high waves, but GWR was able to keep running.
STORM! Gales have whipped up the seas and the rains have started to fall as a Class 153 leads a 150 into Dawlish station. Waves were crashing up over the platform and onto the train.
Gales overnight whipped up the seas at high tide, waves lash a London Bound HST. This HST is one of two painted in the green GWR livery. Large waves here sometimes cause delays.
Great Western Railway by the sea. On this visit I made it a point to climb back up here.
Great Western Railway by the sea.