Carl's Railway Photos

30th April 2014 - Eastleigh Works

47810 is rubbed down ready for repainting
 

29th April 2014 - Eastleigh Works

Rail Grinder DR79264/274 are the first vehicles into the Van Shop
since the C Stock disposals stopped in March
31105 is stabled with a Test Train
 

28th April 2014 - Eastleigh Works

70010 is on the Maritime trip and displays its recent modifications
66568 is ready to leave
 

26th April 2014 - Crewe Basford Hall

An ICRS visit to this busy Freightliner installation
Plenty of variety of locos to be seen
Thanks to John White and his colleague for an excellent visit
 

26th April 2014 - Crewe Diesel Depot

Colas class 60s lined up ready to move to Toton
 

26th April 2014 - Crewe

97302 puts in a brief appearance with 37601
A pair of 92s pass through
57304 is on Thunderbird duties
The usual array of units including the X-Men Pendolino
 

24th April 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

50026 enters the Paintshop
31285 is stabled with a Test Train
 

23rd April 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66745 is in for fuel
 

22nd April 2014 - Eastleigh

A last look at 68002 as it departs behind 37423
 

22nd April 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

37423 departs with 68002 in tow
66568 has arrived for repairs
47810 has arrived for repairs and a repaint
D6515 (33012) is on its new wheels
The Speno Rail Grinder has arrived for Annual Maintenance
 

19th April 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

First visit of a Colas Class 70 to the Works
 

19th April 2014 - Royal Victoria Railway

Royal Victoria Railway in Royal Victoria Country Park
A lovely ride through the country park behind a 10 1/4" gauge Western
They have two other Westerns which I was fortunate to be allowed to see and photograph and I'm most grateful to them
They also have steam engines but none were in use during my visit
Check out their website for more details:
www.royalvictoriarailway.co.uk
Well worth a visit

 

17th April 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

68002 is brought round the front by 37423
66540 is repaired and ready to go
D6515 is back out of the Paintshop
 

16th April 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

Scrapping of TDA tankers is well underway by Raxstar
66552 is on the Maritime trip
 

15th April 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

D6515 is shunted into the Paintshop to have its window surrounds redone
455806 has arrived for overhaul and 455805 is yet to leave
 

14th April 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

Component recovery and scrapping of TDA tankers has begun
50031 is now masquerading at 50001 on one side and 50011 on the other!
66738 visits for fuel
455805 is ready to leave
 

11th April 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

Arlington continue to pump significant investment into the site
Work is progressing on the pit in Bay 1 North as well as converting the Rewind Shop into a new three track Paintshop and track laying into the new Diesel Running Shed
 

10th April 2014 - Eastleigh

60074 is the latest super shunter in the virtual quarry
 

9th April 2014 - The Golden Arrow

The Great Railway Journeys of Britain 'Golden Arrow' from Eastleigh to Canterbury and return. 67019 from Eastleigh to Willesden with 34046 'BRAUNTON' from Willesden to Canterbury and back to Willesden where the 67 took over back to Eastleigh
 

7th April 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

50026 is being prepared for repainting
66007 brings in a wagon for repair on the East Yard trip
 

6th April 2014 - Poplar Miniature Railway

Bruce Knights' new venture, the 7 1/4" narrow gauge
Poplar Miniature Railway
running through the lovely landscaped gardens of the Poplar Nursery near Marks Tey in Essex
 

4th April 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

The three 50s are shunted outside
The second EM-SAT vehicle has arrived for storage
 

3rd April 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

37423 is in DRS blue in the Paintshop
Track laying outside the new Diesel Running Shed is progressing well
 

1st April 2014 - Arlington Eastleigh Works

37423 is in grey primer on a misty morning

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