In a scene now changed by OHLE, 50021 'Rodney' brings a morning commuter service into Paddington. 50021 was withdrawn in April 1990 but currently survives in preservation.
The driver of Cardiff Canton based 37222 gives me a wave whilst in control of a lightly loaded 10:20 Didcot to Chessington South speedlink coal working at Wimbledon.
The evening rush at a busy London terminal, Liverpool Street.
50034 'Furious' approaches Clapham Junction with the 11:10 Waterloo to Exeter St. David's service. 50034 was withdrawn in June 1990 and cut up at Old Oak Common in February 1991.
In the early evening, 50017 'Royal Oak', 56045 and 50010 'Monarch' wait for their next duties at the Old Oak Common turntable. Had I envisaged that my local team (Wimbledon) would win the FA Cup f... (more)
50042 'Triumph' waits at Waterloo on the 17:10 service to Exeter St. David's.
At the Stewarts Lane open day in 1988, the public get a chance to visit the cab of Toton based 58039 'Rugeley Power Station'.
A crash damaged and withdrawn 47113 stands outside Stratford TRS next to sister 47500 'GREAT WESTERN'. Of note are the remains of a Class 31 and also a tastefully coloured Vauxhall Cavalier.
47374 'Petrolea' heads a line of stabled 47s at its home shed of Stratford TMD a day after the great storm hit southern England. This locomotive was withdrawn in July 1992 and cut-up at CF Booth, ... (more)
5 HST sets stand at the dead end of the elegant Paddington station in London.
Portait of 67017 'Arrow' at London Paddington, shortly before returning to Minhead with 1Z67 'The Capital Express' charter.
Battersea Gas Holder dominates the skyline as "Networker" 465169 approaches Wandsworth Road Station with a commuter service out of Victoria Station.
50007, in it`s unique green livery, awaits departure from London Waterloo with the 2038 to Yeovil Junction.
Toton based 20021 & 20140 get ready to take the Old Men of Bow railtour out of Fenchurch Street and back to Sheffield. Locomotives were (and still are) a very rare sight at Fenchurch St and Class ... (more)
Bound for Waterloo Station while passing through part of the South London suburb of Wimbledon.