66070 passes Doxey Marshes whilst hauling an intermodal train from Daventry to Mosend
88005 passes Doxey Marshes whilst hauling an intermodal train from Daventry to Mosend
A speculative plan was hatched the previous evening - but it would be a long-shot... After prolonged overnight rain the weather forecast was for the skies to clear by mid-afternoon. The appropriat... (more)
On hire to Direct Rail Services, DB Schenker class 92 electric no. 92005 slaloms its way south through the West Coast Main Line's curves in rural Staffordshire with an intermodal service from Scot... (more)
New paint job for 86 622 leading 86 610 with 4M54.
66425 on hire to freightliner passes Whitehouse Junction Stafford with a Tamworth to Crewe engineers train of used spoil .
57316 'Fab I' (formerly 47290) is seen passing Stafford in ex-works as delivered condition and certainly looking like a fab one! This was the last of the batch for Virgin Trains and so left Brush ... (more)
In the run - up to privatisation, British Rail introduced the "Land Cruise" train, a long weekend trip to Scotland from the London area by rail. This was one of the very last trips run under BR's ... (more)
47813 powers through Slindon on the 0900 Southampton to Coatbridge service.
31434 trundles through Staffordshire on the 1405 Bescot Yard to Crewe Gresty Lane.
A combination of hoar frost and snow clings to the vegetation as a class 66 wheels a train of railway ballast south along the West Coast Main Line.
In its rather boring grey livery 350109 sits at Stafford with a working for Liverpool.
On hire to Virgin Trains 90039 is seen st Stafford during its station stop on a Birmingham to Manchester working.
A Class 220 Virgin Voyager (diesel) stands alongside a Class 390 Virgin Pendolino (electric). For more see: www.garystrainz2.fotopic.net
A Virgin Pendolino arrives at Stafford