Sunday, 1 November 2020

End of the line

We have decided to stop updating this blog. When we created it a few years ago it was our only railway focussed blog but now we have the British Diesels & Electrics and the Calling at... Stations blogs as well, and we will be focussing on those only from now on. Thanks for visiting!

Friday, 30 October 2020


Former Waterloo & City Railway electric shunter 75S, in Southern Railway livery.

Thursday, 29 October 2020

Through the cab window

A view through the cab windows of the preserved cab of 73 039 at MOSI.

Wednesday, 28 October 2020

Original bi-mode

Nowadays it would be called a bi-mode, but when 73 140 was built dual electric and diesel locomotives were called electro-diesels! Preserved in NSE livery at Eridge.

Tuesday, 27 October 2020

Freightliner 86

Still working away, 86 613 and friend pass through Stafford.

Monday, 26 October 2020


This week's theme is the electric loco. Starting with one of the latest, 88 001, passing through Rugeley Trent Valley.

Friday, 23 October 2020