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|My father and I have been photographing our travels around Britain's railway system for over 25 years. From our first rail tour (that's me in the cab opposite!) to the present day.|
I hope you enjoy this view of the three decades of our Railway photography.
Marcus Dawson 1-1-00
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|GN Drags, how they should be done.|
Taken in April 1987 this shows how a railway can be run when Electric Multiple Units couple to locomotives, without the need for adaptor couplings, an....
|Monday, 23rd April, 2012|
|30 Years on|
30 Years ago the last class 55 working, in BR service, headed from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh and back. And then they were done.....
|Sunday, 02nd January, 2011|
|50s to the far north|
The Orcadian - 50s to the Far North
4 Days of chasing 50049 and 50031 round the far north of Scotland. Plenty of thrash and chase ....
|Saturday, 16th June, 2007|
|NVR - Grid and Crompton Charter|
Back to the Nene Valley Railway for another Photo charter organised by the EMRPS. This time with 56098 and 33065. 33063 was to have been used durin....
|Saturday, 24th February, 2007|
|The Buffer Puffer 4.0|
Pathfinder Tours London branch line bash.....
|Saturday, 20th January, 2007|
|The Son of Christmas Cracker|
40145 heads south to Salisbury with Pathfinder Tours 'Son of Christmas Cracker' tour.....
|Saturday, 25th November, 2006|
Pathfinder tours Spin and Win round the Anglia region. We followed the tour on it's Kings Lynn leg and out to Middleton Towers.....
|Saturday, 21st October, 2006|
|The grid returns|
The new Jarvis 56 refurb hits the tracks of west London....
|Wednesday, 10th May, 2006|
|The 2006 North Yorkshire Moors Diesel Gala|
3 days of fun, sun and clag in the moors.....
|Thursday, 04th May, 2006|
Was passing so it would be rude not to peak over the bridge parapit!....
|Tuesday, 02nd May, 2006|
|Another EMRPS Grid Charter|
|Friday, 28th April, 2006|
|The Easter Highlander|
More Blue Pullman'age... this time about as northerly as you can get.....
|Friday, 14th April, 2006|
|The Class 56 back on heavy freight|
With an expansion planned at the western end of the line the Nene Valley Railway got in some Ballast from La Farge Aggregates to assist with the track....
|Saturday, 18th March, 2006|
|EMRPS NVR Night Shoot|
More night shoot capers witht the boys from the East Midlands Railway Ph....
|Sunday, 26th February, 2006|
|Even MORE Blue Pullmans|
Seemingly the only thing of interest I can get out to at the moment... It's a good job it makes quite a nice photograph! So with a trip into third r....
|Saturday, 04th February, 2006|
|More Blue Pull-persons!|
Round 2 with the Nankin train. This time the tour started at Letchworth Garden City and headed for Portsmouth.
For more information on the trains ....
|Saturday, 28th January, 2006|
|A Nanking good show|
The first offical outing of the new Nanking Blue Pullman train was a circular tour round Cambridgeshire, we caught up with the stock in the Fens....
|Thursday, 12th January, 2006|
|The 2005 Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway Diesel Gala|
The best way to do cold turkey, go to a Diesel Gala. And the G&WR do the right thing and put on....
|Tuesday, 27th December, 2005|
|Preparing for the Cab it weekend|
The National Railway Museum in York held a 'Cab it' event over the weekend of the 12/13th of November. A large numer of old and modern exhibits were ....
|Thursday, 10th November, 2005|
|The Capital Cursader|
A brief look at the Pathfinder Capital Crusader tour on the Bedford to Bletchley line.....
|Saturday, 05th November, 2005|
The Association of Community Rail Partnerships or ACoRP held it's first ever 'Community Railfest Event' between Friday 23rd and Sunday 25th of Septem....
|Saturday, 24th September, 2005|
|The 2005 Nene Valley Diesel Gala|
The Nene Valley Railway annual diesel gala was held from Friday 16th to Sunday 18th September 2005. A number of locos from the home fleet were out to....
|Saturday, 17th September, 2005|
|Rail-net Euro Tour 2005|
After and offer I couldn't refuse... 'Wanna come grid bashing in France?' plans were made and hotels booked and warning triangles purchased, maps cons....
|Sunday, 21st August, 2005|
|MacCookie Tour 2005 - II|
Missing the rolling scenery of Scotland, oh and a bunch of crank tours in the area a trip to the West Highlands was planned. The usual suspect of Mac....
|Saturday, 06th August, 2005|
|Last flight of the EDs|
After many years of sterling service on the Gatwick Express workings from London it was finally time to retire the class 73s from daily duties. Havin....
|Thursday, 28th July, 2005|
|DRS Mega Mix||A loco repositioning move sees the rare use of a DRS 47 in the south of England....||Tuesday, 26th July, 2005|
|Duchess at Welwyn||Another Kettle tour on the ECML, though I thinnk this one should have been on the WCML, oh well it's under wires!....||Saturday, 23rd July, 2005|
|EMRPS Grid Charter||In order to catch the grid on something other than a rake of continental coaches the and also helping to raise some money for the railway and locomoti....||Friday, 22nd July, 2005|
|Chasing the DRS Serco Vol 1 and 2||With a the appearence of proper traction on the Serco test train the opportunity couldn't be missed. Even if it meant a 150 mile round trip in the mid....||Wednesday, 13th July, 2005|
|London eve||More summer sun, this time in north west London....||Tuesday, 12th July, 2005|
|Another Summer eve on the ECML||A bit of fresh air one summers eve watching the passings on the East Coast Main line at Biggleswade....||Monday, 11th July, 2005|
|The Church of Napier heads south||The Deltic Preservation Society's second main line outing. This time to coincide with the 2005 ....||Saturday, 02nd July, 2005|
|Off for a sleep||Since the rumours started that the class 37s were due to be replaced with class 67s first surfaced in 2004 I felt it was time to actually ride on the ....||Thursday, 16th June, 2005|
|V-O-G Tractors||A visit to Wales to see the Barry Festival of Transport....||Sunday, 12th June, 2005|
|Lickey Charters||40 up the Lickey, couldn't really miss that!|
The Class 40 Preservation Society in association ....
|Saturday, 04th June, 2005|
|Tractors in the South East||With European Passenger Services running driver training / refresher runs using class 37s hauling Eurostar sets on the cards a trip to Kent was made. ....||Wednesday, 01st June, 2005|
|Bank Holiday interest||With a spare day a trip to the Lickey was planned to suss out the location for the next weekends class 40 tour, and whilst I was out why not got the B....||Saturday, 28th May, 2005|
|An evening on the ECML||With the first revenue earning service of the new Hull Trains Pioneer unit to Kings Cross a trip to the local line was in order.....||Monday, 23rd May, 2005|
|The 2005 North Yorkshire Moors Diesel Gala||With the clash of two very rateable galas over this weekend a toss of the coin chose the destination. The North Yorkshire Moors Railway won. Picture....||Thursday, 12th May, 2005|
|Euston||With the Scooby skip on its way south to Euston and a bit of time I thought I'd pop over and get some shots.....||Tuesday, 03rd May, 2005|
|Grid bashing on the NVR||With the release back into traffic of 56057 British Fuels I decided to pay a return visit to the Nene....||Monday, 02nd May, 2005|
|Spalding||The annual flower festival at Spalding isn't what it used to be. The last time I visited I was hauled to Spalding from Stevenage by a class 46 and th....||Saturday, 30th April, 2005|
|Suffolk Ramblings||After the previous days trip to south London the 33 and Saloon visited Norfolk and Suffolk, so I had to get a shot of it on the Anglia branch....||Friday, 29th April, 2005|
|Two hours at Wandsworth Road||With a Crompton and former Hastings car doing the rounds on the Southern I couldn't decide where to fot it tho. Never having been there before a trip....||Thursday, 28th April, 2005|
|The return of Napier||After many months absence the Deltic Preservation Society's 55019 finally made it back to the ma....||Saturday, 23rd April, 2005|
|Fenland Spoonery||Some class 47 hauled tours across the fens of Cambridgshire. One to Norwich, one to York....||Saturday, 16th April, 2005|
|The Solent Syphons||A look at the Pathfinder trip to the south!....||Saturday, 09th April, 2005|
|The Wedding Belle||The DRS powered wedding special on a Crewe to Crewe circular tour.....||Saturday, 02nd April, 2005|
|Crewe Drags||Due to the weekly upgrading of the West Coast Main line to 1980s standards the power gets switched off in various places between Crewe and Preston. A....||Saturday, 02nd April, 2005|
|Basford Hall Night Stuffed Tiger Shoot||During our last visit to Basford Hall it was decided that a night shoot would be jol....||Friday, 01st April, 2005|
|Hull Trains Drag||One of the new Hull Trains Pioneer units dragged north through Stevenage in the consist of a freight.|
Big up to Mr Howe for the 06:45 ....
|Tuesday, 29th March, 2005|
|Another Suffolk jaunt||A bit of a location scout on the Felixstowe Branch and a trip to a new location.....||Friday, 25th March, 2005|
|Out for a trip in Wales||Out and about with a 33 and inspection salon in Wales. Sorry about the lack of catptions, I wasn't there and even if I was I probably couldn't spell ....||Tuesday, 15th March, 2005|
|The Ped day trip in Suffolk||Off for a bit of road learning in Suffolk. The staff of FM rail toook 31190 on a jaunt to Sizewell, all it needed was a caravan.....||Saturday, 12th March, 2005|
|The MacCookie tour to Hooversville||Pathfinder tours little jaunt around the West Highlands, would have been rude to ignore that!....||Friday, 04th March, 2005|
|Back the Bid 2012||Following a poll amongst readers of Rail Magazine two class 87 are to be repainted. 87012 was chosen to be repainted into the colours of Network South....||Friday, 25th February, 2005|
|Scooby to Euston||The EWS Mystery Tour train arrives at Euston, ready to take some digantaries to Litchfield....||Wednesday, 23rd February, 2005|
|The Buffer Puffer Vol III||Chasing another Pathfinder tours crankex - The Buffer Puffer III from London to the sticky out bits of Essex and Hertfordshire....||Saturday, 19th February, 2005|
|The East Ender||Chasing Pathfinder tours - East Ender traction fest from Crewe to Southend....||Saturday, 05th February, 2005|
|The CFPS Silver Jubilee||Celebrating 25 years the Class 40 Preservation Society ran a 3 day tour from London to London via ....||Friday, 21st January, 2005|
|Unit Drags||Whilst waiting for the Class 40 Silver Jubilee tour the Freightliner unit drag appeared at Hornsey....||Friday, 21st January, 2005|
|Chasing the Bag o' Spanners||Back on the main line after gearbox troubles D1015 was out for a test run to Stoke Gifford, near Bristol.....||Monday, 17th January, 2005|
|Full Dull in Nuneaton||A bit of a disastrously dull day trip to Nuneaton to get some shots of 37s on works trains.....||Saturday, 15th January, 2005|
|The Scooby Skip and the Mystery Train||The EWS Mystery tour train is being used around the network to train drivers. On December the 30th it was Temple Mills Bound.....||Thursday, 30th December, 2004|
|CTRL 2 Exploration||A cold turkey explore of the area around the Channel Tunnel Rail Link part 2....||Tuesday, 28th December, 2004|
|GWR Diesel Gala||A trip over to Cheltenham to catch the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway's diesel gala.....||Monday, 27th December, 2004|
|Dog||Returning from Ely into London Kings Cross the Duke of Gloucester pauses at Watton at Stone to take on water. This is the departure.......||Tuesday, 21st December, 2004|
|Rugby Morning||A early morning visit to Rugby to see what happened....||Saturday, 18th December, 2004|
|FGW Farewell||First Great Western will shortly be replacing its last class 47 locomotive. The class has been a mainstay of the region for over thirty years and as a....||Saturday, 11th December, 2004|
|A Night Stop at Rugby||With the apparent appearance of the EWS Scooby Skip and Mystery train at Rugby an impromptu trip was made. The train never showed up.. But some shots....||Friday, 10th December, 2004|
|Xmas shopping in Lincoln||A short spell in Stevenage Old Town to catch the Christmas shopping specials to Lincoln....||Saturday, 04th December, 2004|
|London in the Snow||When the snow comes down the hour long drive turns into a 5-6 hour nightmare, the roads grind to a halt in grid lock....||Tuesday, 30th November, 2004|
|Archive video||Some old videos from days gone by....||Tuesday, 30th November, 2004|
|Trip to Basford Hall||With a trip to Crewe Basford Hall being organised by James Mayl and a couple ....||Saturday, 06th November, 2004|
|The Class 86 farewell||The 'one' organised railtour 'The Anglian Class 86 Farewell' took a top and tail pair of Class 86s on a tour of the region. Although the 86s will con....||Saturday, 30th October, 2004|
|More Steam Dreams||Quite a dull and windy morning, to be expected towards the end of October, greated the Standard 5 as it headed towards Cambridge and on to Norwich wit....||Saturday, 23rd October, 2004|
|The Alton Observer||Pathfinder Tours Alton Observer making its way south along former Midland r....||Saturday, 09th October, 2004|
|The New Measurement Train||Roaming the length and breadth of the country the Chief Engineers New Measurement train has a fortnightly timetable to cover the main lines, with the ....||Monday, 04th October, 2004|
|The 2004 Severn Valley Railway Diesel Gala||The Severn Valley Railway held it's annual Diesel Gala from Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd of October. W....||Saturday, 02nd October, 2004|
|Camden Freight||90041 Passes Camden Road....||Monday, 27th September, 2004|
|Logs to Lynn||A couple of shots of the late running ECS to Kings Lynn top and tailed by 2 Class 50s....||Friday, 24th September, 2004|
|The Freight Liner||Freightliner's Class 66, No.66 503 has recently been named `The Railway Magazine' and in conjunction with Britain's longest running railway periodical....||Saturday, 11th September, 2004|
|Scrap Ice||With some redundant de-icing units going for scrap at Immingham, an afternoon off work and a bit of sun (shame it was behind us, not a lot of options ....||Thursday, 09th September, 2004|
|The Getting Wet Round Britian tour||With a week off I planned to head to the north to catch a railtour taking Class 40s to places they really do go very often. But there were four days ....||Monday, 23rd August, 2004|
|Cotswolds on the move||Cotswold Rail 47s 316 and 200 returning back to base.....||Monday, 16th August, 2004|
|Thunderbirds are go...||57301 arrives at Euston....||Saturday, 14th August, 2004|
|West Coast Anglian||Hired in Anglian MkIIs on the WCML....||Friday, 06th August, 2004|
|Early days for the Badger||Testing and entry into service for 89001....||Wednesday, 04th August, 2004|
|East Anglian Day Out||With a spare day and some sun a trip to Anglia land was planned. In the company of James Mayl||Thursday, 29th July, 2004|
|MML Cromptons||Returning from their Thameslink thunderbird duties 33202 Metor and 33103 Swordfish head back to West Hampstead. Seen here passing East Hyde.....||Tuesday, 27th July, 2004|
|East Midlands Ramblings||With a Saturday to spare a trip up to Nuneaton to see the Virgin drags before they finished and then some exploration in the general area.....||Saturday, 24th July, 2004|
|Sunset at Biggleswade||Having lived by the ECML for many years I realised how little I had photographed the current scene. So with the nice summer sun setting I thougth I'd....||Friday, 23rd July, 2004|
|Kettles and Spoons||A few steam specials all in one place made a weekend that couldn't really be missed. Firstly, a visit to Hampshire to catch some Southern steam and t....||Friday, 09th July, 2004|
|Chasing the 38 Tube stock||To celebrate the Uxbridge centenary the restored 1938 tube unit was running a special service. These views show the "Uxbridge Centenarian - Metropoli....||Sunday, 04th July, 2004|
|A quicky at St Pancras Interim||A quick trip down to St Pancras to catch the New Measurement Train... That never pitched.....||Friday, 02nd July, 2004|
|An evening in West London||Waiting for a top and tail class 47 working from Glastonbury I decided to visit the Grand Union Canal towpath alongside the Great Western Main line an....||Monday, 28th June, 2004|
|A few moments at Ingatestone||A 45 minutes stint at Ingatestone waiting for the last class 312 working. Unfortunately the east London traffic prevented me from getting the actual ....||Friday, 25th June, 2004|
|The Keighley and Worth Valley Railway Diesel Gala - 2004||Over the weekend of the 19th and 20th of June diesels took over the short, but hilly, Keighley and Wor....||Saturday, 19th June, 2004|
|A few moments at Knebworth||Waiting for the returning Pendolino form the York Railfest. A small sur....||Wednesday, 09th June, 2004|
|The New Look for Midland Main Line||Midland Main Line's new fleet of trains, the Meridians, have begun to enter passenger service on a daily basis. These views show 222011 waiting to dep....||Thursday, 03rd June, 2004|
|A few moments at Worting Junction||With a day off, a bit of sun and the launch of South West Trains relivered 4-VEP a trip down to Worting Junction was on the cards. After battling the ....||Wednesday, 02nd June, 2004|
|Railfest 2004||York Railfest 2004....||Friday, 28th May, 2004|
|West London Ramblings||With a bit of advanced gen in the bag an afternoon trip to Kensington Olympia [Tuesday, 25th May, 2004|
|The Mid Hants Diesel Gala - 2004||The annual Trainspotters Ball was held over the three days, 21st-23rd, on the Mid Hants Rail....||Saturday, 22nd May, 2004|
|Another Eurostar rescue||The 1X39 17.05 Leeds to Kings Cross, worked by GNER livered Eurostar 373301/2 was declared a failure at Langford, between Biggleswade and Arlesey at ....||Tuesday, 04th May, 2004|
|The 2004 North Yorkshire Moors Diesel Gala||Between Friday 23rd and Sunday 25th of April the North Yorkshire Moors Railway between Pickering and Grosmont hosted a gala event running only diesel ....||Friday, 23rd April, 2004|
|Peaks back on the Midland||To mark the temporary closure of the Barlow Train shed at St. Pancras Midland Main Line organised a special Peak hauled working from St. Pancras to Le....||Thursday, 08th April, 2004|
|The final days of the Class 56||EWS' new chief executive decided on a massive rationalisation of it's locomotive fleet in the beginning of 2003. This has meant the end of many of the....||Saturday, 27th March, 2004|
|The Mid Norfolk Railway Diesel Gala||The Mid Norfolk railway held their third annual Diesel Gala on Saturday 20th and Sund....||Sunday, 21st March, 2004|
|The Buffer Puffer||Pathfinder Tours "Buffer Puffer" Took 37047 and 37203 on an eccentric tour of some London Branch Lines.....||Saturday, 20th March, 2004|
|A few hours at Ely||Having a day off and some advance gen on a stock move I decided to check out some trainspots....||Friday, 27th February, 2004|
|The Twilight of the Spoons||EWS Railway is culling its fleet of locomotives. By then end of the financial year (31st March 2004) EWS is expected to have withdrawn its class 47, ....||Wednesday, 11th February, 2004|
|The East Lancashire Railways English Electric Gala 2004||The East Lancashire Railway to the north of Manchester hosted on of its regular diesel extravaganzas playing host it a large fleet of English Electric....||Saturday, 17th January, 2004|
|Last night of the TPOs||January 10th 2004 saw and end of an era - the runs of the last travelling post office trains. So to capture the moment we visited Rugby on the West C....||Saturday, 10th January, 2004|
|GBRf by Night||After receiving a bit of Gen on the Freightmaster interactive ....||Wednesday, 03rd December, 2003|
|33s on the ECML||Christmas shopping in York, With Cromptons providing the motive power....||Sunday, 30th November, 2003|
|La Farge Stone||The weekly Sundays only Mountsorrel to Langley stone working is normally the reserve of EWS class 66's. Occasionally class 60's deputise for a 66 and....||Sunday, 16th November, 2003|
|The Cumbrian Mountains Express||Class 50s up the ECML....||Saturday, 18th October, 2003|
|GN Water Canons 2003 vs 2004||The autum leaf fall season starts and the 'wrong kind of leaves' must be removed. Top and tail 37s and some high pressure water jets should do the tr....||Saturday, 18th October, 2003|
|Stevenson||87001 was prepared by the staff at Willesden for it's re-dedication to the Stevenson Locomotive society on 14-10-2003|
These views show the 0N07 Wil....
|Tuesday, 14th October, 2003|
|St Austell||A Few moments at St Austell....||Sunday, 05th October, 2003|
|West Coast Wind Down||Virgin is putting its class 86s and 87s into storage or terminating their leases at the end of the 2003 summer timetable. Pendolinos will replace the....||Tuesday, 16th September, 2003|
|The Spinnin State XIII||Past times Spinnin State XIII....||Saturday, 13th September, 2003|
|D9016's last purple voyage||D9016 Gordon Highlanders repaint into Porterbook colours provoked "much debate and conjecture within railway circles. But now it is consigned to ....||Thursday, 11th September, 2003|
|The Capital Whistler||40145 heads north through Old Stevenage on Pathfinder Tours Capital Whistl....||Saturday, 06th September, 2003|
|Steam Dreams - Banned!||37197 and 33202 take over the Steam Dreams charter from Liverpool Street to Ely during a network rail steam ban....||Monday, 25th August, 2003|
|Sleeping down the East Coast||With on going engineering work on the West coast Main line, sleepers have once again become an occasional part of the East Coast main line.....||Saturday, 23rd August, 2003|
|The Rail-Net tour 2003||With a week to spare I set off to visit a friend in Scotland. Such a long journey requires breaks for rest and relaxation, so plenty were taken. Als....||Monday, 11th August, 2003|
|Doncaster Works 150th Celebrations||2003 is the 150th anniversary of the Great Northern Railway works at Doncaster. People flocked to the site to view the large number of engines old an....||Friday, 25th July, 2003|
|Bringing down the wires - Eurostarstyle!||After reading a piece of rail-gen this morning regarding a problem at St....||Thursday, 17th July, 2003|
|The Pennine Fellsman||Pathfinder Railtours Class 40 excursion from Birmingham to Carlisle via Cr....||Sunday, 13th July, 2003|
|The Scarborough Flyer - A4 Style||The Scarborough Flyer Steam tour from London Kings Cross to Scarborough and back on this day had A4 60009 Union of South Africa at the head. The loco....||Saturday, 12th July, 2003|
|CTRL Over Speed Testing||Overspeed testing prior to the launch of services on the Channel Tunnel Rail Link....||Tuesday, 08th July, 2003|
|The Medway viaduct||After a visit to the Kent coast for a bit of sun, sea, sand and sunburn on the way home I thought it would be worth a look at the new Medway Viaduct f....||Saturday, 21st June, 2003|
|Riveria ECS Move||47853 and 47839 haul the Old Oak-Craigentinny and return ecs movements for Riveria Trains....||Tuesday, 17th June, 2003|
|West Coast Mornings||West Coast Mornings....||Saturday, 14th June, 2003|
|DPS Charter||On Saturday 7th June the Deltic Preservation Society ran a charter service from Newcastle to Lon....||Saturday, 07th June, 2003|
|2003 Crewe Works Photographic Evening||On May 31st and June 1st Bombardier Transportation of Crewe opened its doors to 10's of thousands of enthusiasts, Its Return of the Legends wee....||Friday, 30th May, 2003|
|Beauty and the Beast||Which one is the Beast I'll leave up to you!....||Tuesday, 20th May, 2003|
|The 2003 North Yorkshire Moors Diesel Gala||Between Friday 11th and Sunday 13th of April the North Yorkshire Moors Railway between Pickering and Grosmont hosted a gala event running only diesel ....||Friday, 11th April, 2003|
|The Nene Valley Rambler||The following clips and pictures were taken as I observed the Watercress line "Nene Valley Rambler" rail tour around Hertfordshire.....||Sunday, 06th April, 2003|
|GNER Thunderbirds, the next generation||The GM Class 67's re due to take over "Thunderbird" duties from class 47's shortly. This loco was seen a few hours later heading north hauling a MkIV....||Saturday, 15th March, 2003|
|The Spinnin State IV||intro....||Saturday, 01st March, 2003|
|Ixon and the Badger||intro....||Wednesday, 12th February, 2003|
|91 in the snow||91119 blasting through the winters dusting of snow....||Friday, 31st January, 2003|
|The Spin Doctor - West Midlands Chase||The following clips and pictures were taken as I chased the Hertfordshire Railtours "Spin Do....||Saturday, 04th January, 2003|
|The Pendolinos enter service||The beginning of the end for West Coast Main Line loco hauled traction.....||Monday, 16th December, 2002|
|Thunderbirds are go....||The first passenger working of a 57 into Euston.....||Monday, 09th December, 2002|
|The Royal Train||Many thanks must go to EWS personnel and British Transport Police without their help these taking pictures would not have been possible.....||Friday, 27th September, 2002|
|D9000 on the move||D9000 returns to Hornsey after working a special.....||Monday, 23rd September, 2002|
|The Green Welly Specials||Some football special passing through Stevenage.....||Sunday, 22nd September, 2002|
|The Bone Idol - Farwell to the Class 58||I was on the first so I had to be on the last..|
The last Class 58 railtour form Kings Cross to Skegness and back.....
|Sunday, 01st September, 2002|
|A few moments at ...... Hitchin||A trip to Hitchin to catch a 67 hauled NENTA railtour booked to stop....||Saturday, 31st August, 2002|
|A few moments at ...... Horley||Whilst on an airport run to Gatwick I took the opportunity to spend some time at Horley. Firstly a neat over bridge just to the north of the station t....||Friday, 30th August, 2002|
|A few moments at ...... Derby||Don't know why I was in Derby, and why I only had 10 minutes! But still had a few things to see in such a short time.....||Friday, 30th August, 2002|
|D9000 visits Ipswich||D9000 hauls an extra Anglia service between London Liverpool Street and Norwich....||Sunday, 11th August, 2002|
|The Midlander||Many, many years ago my family and I decided to go out for the day. The railway enthusiasts society organised a day trip from London to the open days....||Wednesday, 31st July, 2002|
|Rail-net Yorkshire tour 2002||On Monday 29-07-2002 I decided to do a little whistle stop photographic trip around some bits of the UK....||Tuesday, 30th July, 2002|
|Profile of the Class 66s||Some general shed shots.....||Saturday, 27th July, 2002|
|Knebworth Station demolition||Many years ago Knebworth station had some beautiful LNER wooden waiting rooms and toilet facilities. These delightful building were ripped down to ma....||Sunday, 07th July, 2002|
|Rail Grinders||Rail Grinders....||Sunday, 30th June, 2002|
|Beechbrook Farm||Work on the Channel Tunnel Rail link continues apace now. Most of the ballast work is being hauled by Freightliner owned 66/5's working from the hold....||Sunday, 30th June, 2002|
|The Potters Bar Rail Disaster||Once again the safety of our railways is brought into disrepute.|
The 12:45 WAGN Kings Cross to Kings Lynn Service derailed at Potters Bar Station w....
|Monday, 13th May, 2002|
|Profile of multiple units||Some general shots of multiple units from over the years....||Saturday, 30th March, 2002|
|Suffolk Visit||A trip over to Suffolk prompted a visit to a couple of old haunts. Firstly Felixstowe docks and Station....and then Ipswich Station.....||Monday, 25th March, 2002|
|Virgin Voyagers at Three Bridges||The changing face of travel sees the demise of the class 47 in favour of more modern and more reliable traction.|
EWS has been given the job of dail....
|Sunday, 19th August, 2001|
|Arsenal vs Tottenham||Three charter trains ran from Finsbury Park to Manchester (1Z90, 1Z91, 1Z92) these views show 1Z91 behind 67026 and 1Z92 behind 90026 passing through ....||Sunday, 08th April, 2001|
|The Hatfield Rail Disaster||Let us not forget that 4 people lost there lives in this tragic accident.|
This shot shows one of the many sets of flowers around the crash site.
|Saturday, 28th October, 2000|
|The Spanish Inqusition||On the 1st of July Hertfordshire Railtours ran the "Spanish Inquisition" railtour from Finsbury Park to Plymouth Friary and Carne Point in Devon. Tra....||Sunday, 02nd July, 2000|
|The Deltic Fenmans||Deltics to the Anglian fens.....||Thursday, 22nd June, 2000|
|Shunters R Us||Shots of shunters from over the years....||Wednesday, 07th June, 2000|
|Class 31 Profile||Some general shots of the Class 31s from over the years....||Wednesday, 07th June, 2000|
|Profile of the class 37s||Some general shots of class 37s....||Wednesday, 07th June, 2000|
|66 Freight reversal||Whilst working the 6M97 12.42 Wakefield Euro to Wembley yard 66150 had halted at Woolmer Green. Because of Gauge restrictions in the Welwyn North and ....||Monday, 15th May, 2000|
|GNER Eurostar||On a very wet Thursday afternoon. I was at Stevenage station hoping to catch the passing 14:30 to York test run of the regional Eurostar. Fortunatel....||Thursday, 20th April, 2000|
|The Ayr Restorer||Hertfordhire Railtours Ayr Restorer seen here at Ayr.....||Wednesday, 05th April, 2000|
|The Bluebirds are here||The (then) latest order of class 66's have arrived at Willesden TMD in North London. These three views show 66701/3/4/5/6 having moved from Newport ....||Wednesday, 15th March, 2000|
|The Royal Scot||The Royal Scott seen here pasing Camden Sidings....||Friday, 04th February, 2000|
|Grice Deltics||On the 8th of November 1997 D9019 pulled the Hertfordshire Railtours West Coast Deltic Pione....||Saturday, 08th March, 1997|
|The Deltic Deliverance||On the 30th of November 1996 D9000 pulled the Hertfordshire Railtours Deltic Deliverance dep....||Saturday, 30th November, 1996|
|The first run of a 91 and MK IVs||At the start of the Winter timetable in October 1989 the first public service run of a 91 + Mk IV set. The 05:40(?) Leeds - Kings Cross service had b....||Monday, 02nd October, 1989|
|Does BR stock fit on the underground??|
Yes it does!
|The London Regional Transport 'Battery Rover' saw two LUL battery locos, usually used for engineering trains, haul a 5 coach Gatwick Express unit on ....||Saturday, 01st October, 1988|
|Blackpool Illuminations||Many years ago British rail used to run "Merrymaker" Specials from London to Blackpool to see the illuminations.|
As can bee seen here the station p....
|Wednesday, 05th November, 1980|