The 06.51 Plymouth to London Paddington service races through the Somerset countryside.
43050 hurries along the Midland Main Line at Great Bowden.
43170 arriving at Swindon.
43152 passing Denchworth with a London bound express.
43168 hurries through Slough bound for London.
43188 seen near Southcote Junction with a West of England express.
43032 passing Saltford between Bristol and Bath.
43172 arrives at Plymouth with an express from London.
43196 hurries towards London with a West of England express.
Once a common sight on the Great Western Main Line, 43025 hurries past Denchworth.
43027 approaches the Severn Tunnel with a London - South Wales service.
A perfect English country scene north of Chippenham as 43036 approaches with a London - Bristol express.
43140 hurries into Swindon with an express bound for Paddington.
Once a common sight at Oxford, but no more. 43092 approaches with a London - Oxford service.
Immediately prior to Great Western Main Line electrification, decades of tree growth was cleared from the famous cutting at Sonning, opening views not possible for many years. Within months these ... (more)