Trains and Waves.

Trains and Waves.

After watching the Hitachi IEP pass along in front of the Blenheim camera I saw that the waves were splashing up well near to Kennaway tunnel. Pedestrians on the wall were walking towards that direction and I thought they would just get a little nearer to the action....
First time on the Dawlish Sea wall

First time on the Dawlish Sea wall

Hitachi IEP 800001 made an appearance today on a run from North Pole IEP Depot to Plymouth and back. This one is the first one in the 800 number series  and should be back again on test tomorrow and Wednesday 18/19th July. It is currently in white unbranded livery but...
DB Cargo red livery on Clay Train

DB Cargo red livery on Clay Train

DB Cargo 66020 in immaculate condition was on the first portion of this week’s clay train and is seen here passing under the Rockstone footbridge on Dawlish sea wall. This was one of the first locomotives produced for (at that time EWS), and is in its 19th year...
HMS Argyll sails through Teignmouth

HMS Argyll sails through Teignmouth

Much more rain and it could have!  GBRf 66775 looking resplendent with its newly added nameplate and its ships fleet number F231 and badge hurries through Teignmouth on its way back from Devonport to its base at Eastleigh. Thanks to Nick for braving the elements to...