Night & Early Daytime activity.

Night & Early Daytime activity.

The following video records the late running Eastleigh-Liskeard rail train passing through Teignmouth powered by DB Cargo 66096 and its return early this morning. A look at Sid the spider at work and DB Cargo 66185 with the 20 empty clay tanks which will return when...
Continuous welded rail train by Nick Campbell

Continuous welded rail train by Nick Campbell

    Early on Saturday evening Colas 70810 took a train of continuous welded rail down to Liskeard and the returning empty train from Saltash passed along the Dawlish sea wall mid morning on Sunday. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new...
Today’s railway scene

Today’s railway scene

Colas 70817 made it’s first trip along the Dawlish sea wall yesterday bringing down the loaded cement tanks from the Aberthaw plant  to their destination of the Lafarge depot at Moorswater in Cornwall. Today it returned with the 24 empty PCA tank wagons on their...
The Cornishman Express Part 2

The Cornishman Express Part 2

Firstly some extra pictures of the down run to Penzance  of Tornado. This first one was taken by Noel Downie at Totnes station where Tornado had a clear road to gather speed and begin the assault of the lengthy Rattery Incline which begins at the southern end of the...
Sunday’s Northern Belle Pullman

Sunday’s Northern Belle Pullman

On a lovely sunny day (for a change!) the passengers on the Belmond Northern Belle Pullman excursion from Swindon to Swindon via Plymouth must have enjoyed the scenery whilst enjoying their fine dining. The train was led by DRS 68017 “Hornet” with 68002...