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.
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.
Class 150 on a local service, taken from our room at the wonderful Blenheim in Dawlish.
An HST flashes past Marine Parade on a cold morning. The pink building in the upper right of the photo is "The Blenhiem" a wonderful B&B which is a must for any rail enthusiast.
An HST flashes past Marine Parade, seen from The Blenheim. A project to enlarge and reinforce the seawall here will alter this view in the years ahead.
Today brought snow, hail, rain and thunder to parts of the UK. Here in Dawlish we had a dramatic sky for a while. View of this 220 is from The Bleheim a must for any rail enthusiast.
A Voyager DMU hustles through the seaside town of Dawlish. Most of the Cross Country services are operated with these DMU's
A HST set blasts through Dawlish UK during a spell of sunshine on a rather chilly day. Our 2nd visit here yielded plenty of trains including these HST's who's days are numbered.
The Great Western at its best 6024 King Edward 1 and 5029 Nunney Castle head along the classic location at Dawlish seawall with the Cornish Riviera railtour on Saturday 26th June 2010, the childre... (more)