The latest class 70 locos to arrive in the U.K. form a convoy from Newport Docks. The locos are 70011,70008,70010 and 70009. The fifth loco to arrive,70012,remains at the dockside due to an incide... (more)
The newly introduced class 70 locos have suffered a series of problems - here a failed 70002 is towed north by class 66 no. 66528.
Inland Waterways & Docks No. 34 "Portbury" undergoes final preparations for the days work providing rides for tourists along part of the old Harbourside line at Bristol.The loco is a 191... (more)
On the afternoon of January 13th 2014,Colas class66 loco 66847,working 4V30,a Ratcliffe Power Station to Portbury coal empties,became derailed entering the sidings at Gloucester New Yard.After 36 ... (more)
"Merchant Navy" Pacific 35029 "Ellerman Lines" was withdrawn from main line service in 1966,and entered preservation. A few years ago someone had the idea to section the loco as an educational aid... (more)
A pair of Colas Rail class 37 locos,37219 and 37175,pass Gloucester during a Barry Docks to Kings Norton (Birmingham) move.The locos are still going strong,despite having been in main line service... (more)
It's 05.30 in the morning at a misty Glasgow Central station,and a suburban unit approaches the station to start the days work,whilst a class 87 waits at a signal.
The 78xxx class locos were a mixed traffic type,designed by R.A.Riddles and built at Darlington Works from 1952 onwards.In this November 1965 view,78004 (one of the 65 built),has just been withdra... (more)
Hard to believe that it was 46 years ago - I was so much younger then !!
Bulleid "West Country" Pacific 34032 "Camelford" races through Worting Junction with a London bound express in the summer ... (more)
An extremely rare visit to Gloucester by a pair of class 27 locos.The engines had worked in with a freight train and were returning North. Both locos spent the majority of their working lives in S... (more)
A pair of South West Trains Desiro units make their way to London,shortly after leaving Basingstoke.
A scan of a slide showing the approach to Brighton Station (behind us in the picture) - a class 33 and several e.m.u.s fill the sidings where the works once stood.
A Class 466 "Networker" unit calls at Waterloo East station whilst working a suburban service in London.
A short half mile branch line links the stations at Stourbridge Junction and Stourbridge Town,and the regular shuttle service is provided by a Class 139 "People Mover".Introduced in 2009,the vehic... (more)
A London Victoria to London Bridge service arrives at Crystal Palace.