After 40 years of excellent service,the days of the High Speed Train are drawing to a close - this time next year the Class 800 IET sets will have taken over.Here we see 43190 leading a Penzance t... (more)
Heavy snow in Gloucestershire closed all railway lines in the county on Friday March 2nd.Fortunately the city itself escaped,and by Saturday trains started to run again,as seen here with a Glouces... (more)
This 0-4-0T saddle tank engine known as a ‘dinky’ was owned and operated by the Great Western Sugar Company and was used to shuffle sugar beets into the processing plant. Great Western at one poin... (more)
London Paddington to Cheltenham service in the Gloucestershire countryside as it nears its destination.
A Great Western Railway service,formed of a Class 153/150 combination,passes Churchdown on a rare sunny day.
A young enthusiast films the arrival of a Cheltenham to London Paddington service at Reading station.The High Speed Train sets are nearing the end of their working lives in this area,due to be rep... (more)
The Great Western Railway still operates a SW1 at the small yard in Johnstown, Colorado.
A brand new Hitachi Class 800 bi-mode unit takes a test run on the mainline as it passes Crofton en route to Reading depot.
A London Paddington to Plymouth service runs alongside the Kennet & Avon Canal in some rare October sunshine.
Sometimes while railfanning you come across some gems. These vintage tank cars were found on a siding in Mead, Colorado.
Arrival at Salisbury. Passing underneath the station lights, this passenger train arrives at Salisbury Station past a waiting Southwest passenger train.
43179 hurries towards London Paddington on the morning of Sunday 9th April. The bridge here is obstructing the electrification of the GWML as it is a listed structure, yet the OHLE must pass suffi... (more)
43175 heading a London bound express at Kennington near Oxford.
43185 passing Newton St Loe with a Paddington bound express.
GWR High Speed train from Plymout to London Paddington starting its journey along the Plym Estuary on the outskirts of Plymouth.