Carl's Railway Photos

15th April 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66423 66423 is painted and awaits final finishing

14th April 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

01508 01508 is busy shunting

13th April 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

DR79221-226 The Speno Rail Grinder has arrived for its annual maintenance
73138 and 73141 have arrived to take over the Test Train
Track laying, inside and out, is progressing well

12th April 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

37175 and 37421 37175 and 37421 are detached from their Test Train ready for a pair of 73s to take over
Mk2 TSO 5700 awaits its turn in the scrap line
The first Colas KVA nears completion

11th April 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66746 66746 resplendent in its new Royal Scotsman livery...in the rain!

10th April 2016 - Pickering, North Yorkshire Moors Railway

BR 62005 A quick visit, just missing a 37 on one train and seeing 62005 on the next
No time for a ride this time

9th April 2016 - Locomotion Shildon

APT-E At Locomotion for the ICRS AGM followed by a guided tour round some of the key exhibits

8th April 2016 - Shildon

Shildon A look around the station area at Shildon

8th April 2016 - Leeming Bar, Wensleydale Railway

01545 A quick visit to Leeming Bar with a good variety of ex-BR traction visible

7th April 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66746 The decals are applied to 66746 by Spectrum

6th April 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66746 66746 nears completion
57305 collects Mk2 5937

5th April 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

07007 and 442422 The first 442 arrives under its own power
66746 is outside briefly for a better look at the Burgundy
66748 has finally arrived for repainting, the last one in grey

4th April 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66746 A first look at 66746 in Burgundy
Work is well underway preparing 66423 for repainting

1st April 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66748 66748 has arrived for an exam...not ready for repainting just yet!
Riviera's RBR 1671 is complete and ready for departure

31st March 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

08611 and 01508 08611 is now in primer and is shunted out of the Paintshop for further work before repainting is completed
50026 is in Bay 3 ready for overhauled turbos to be lifted in this coming weekend
66755 has arrived to collect Translator Set T7 for 465 moves over the next two days
Work on the Riviera Mk1s is progressing, including on long term resident RBR 1657

30th March 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

08617 08617 arrived by road from Wembley the previous evening
66423 has arrived for repainting
50026 is shunted into Bay 3

24th March 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

TSO 5700 and FO 3366 Two Mk2s are now in the scrap line
08611 is in the Paintshop
66746 is in primer with yellow ends

23rd March 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66747 66747 is released from the Paintshop

19th March 2016 - Mid Hants Railway

BR 92212 An afternoon riding behind the 9F and Cheltenham

17th March 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

37688 37601 and 37688 are back with their Test Train. Due to the next stage being cancelled the train had to be moved out to the station and back in order to change roads within the Works
66747 nears completion in the Paintshop

15th March 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66199 and 66077 66077 and 66199 are on the East Yard trip - despite reports in at least one magazine 66077 still carries both nameplates!
37601 and 37688 stable with a Test Train

14th March 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

FOs 3066 and 3119 Riviera Mk1 FOs 3066 and 3119 arrive between 66752 and 66716

11th March 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66746 66746 is being prepared for repainting - but what colour???
66747 is in primer in the Paintshop
Only one tube car left in the scrap line

7th March 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66749 66749 is complete and ready to return to service

5th March 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

47841 ICRS visit the Works again
Plenty to see including progress with 'Canadian Pacific'

3rd March 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

3185
The final two cars of this batch of LU units are lifted for component recovery
37604 is stabled with a Test Train
A start has been made on 66747 and 66749 nears completion

2nd March 2016 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66431 66431 is complete and returns to service
66747 has arrived for repainting
The next batch of Underground units are being stripped of spare parts

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