A 1972 Tube Stock set arrives at South Kenton. These are the oldest cars on the Underground operating on the Bakerloo line. Recently announced, these will be replaced near 2025.
A Southern 377 set rushes southward through South Kenton bound for Brighton.
Wham! A high speed Virgin service blasts towards London.
A London Overground service is passed by a high speed Virgin Trains Pendilino bound for London Euston on the West Coast Main Line.
Over and under with the Underground. The oldest stock on the system has passed under the newest in South Kenton. The 1972 stock is on the Bakerloo, the new S stock above on the Met.
Two 50 year old Class 86 electrics lead a Tilbury liner through Stratford. The lead motor sports the latest livery used by Freightliner, only 14 of these are still used by the company.
Coming and going, Class 90's work through Stratford as Maryann catches the action with her camera.
Class 68, the newest type of locomotive in the UK leads an empty passenger stock train through Stratford.
The newest stock on the 150 year old London Underground departs Notting Hill Gate. When originally opened the underground used steam power which required ventilation.
Old and the new...London Underground is the oldest underground or subway in the world. Here the latest stock on the line can be seen rolling through historic Notting Hill Gate station.
London Underground, D78 stock is the last of the old "sub surface" stock on the Underground. These cars will be replaced by "S" stock by 2016.
Somerset and Dorset Joint Railway locomotive # 88 built in 1914, passes a line token. The 88 was a guest from the West Somerset Railway and will be off line for an overhaul soon.
Enthusiasts capture the action is 43106 runs around her carriages at Bewdley in the rain. I think Maryann and myself were the only Americans present at this event.
During the Autumn Steam Gala LMS Ivatt Class 4 43106 simmers at Bewdley Station.
An ancient Class 8 totes in some carriages for the 1054 departure during the Steam Gala. I always wanted to see a Class 8 and was pleasantly surprised.