Carl's Railway Photos

30th April - Poplar Miniature Railway

ALICE A quick visit to see how Bruce is getting on
'ALICE' in steam and 'POPLAR LADY' on the last trains of the day while 'ALICE' is put away

30th April - East Anglian Railway Museum

153335 Another delightful place, bustling with activity
Class 101 DMU and WD loco giving rides up and down the site - all with the service train to Sudbury running alongside

30th April - Mangapps Railway Museum

D2325 A wonderful place filled with all sorts of rolling stock and memorabilia
D2325 giving rides in the CP Rail Caboose and 'Fambridge' in steam giving rides to Old Heath and back

28th April - Arlington Eastleigh Works

50026 50026 is being prepared for its trip to Swanage next week
73141 has arrived for bogie repairs and new wheels

27th April - Arlington Eastleigh Works

10729 10729 is looking good as it nears completion
SPML15 is outside

26th April - Arlington Eastleigh Works

57303 57303 is nearing completion of its exam

25th April - Arlington Eastleigh Works

DR79200-B SPML15 Rail Grinder is in for maintenance
A better look at 57308's new livery

24th April - Arlington Eastleigh Works

57308 57308 in the new DRS livery
Re-powered 5912 is ready to leave

20th April - Arlington Eastleigh Works

57306 57306 is lowered onto its overhauled bogies
Work has started on 08650's buckeye fitting

19th April - Arlington Eastleigh Works

73962 73961 and 73962 are stabled with a Test Train
07007 shunts a rake of chocolate and cream mk1s

18th April - Arlington Eastleigh Works

37609 and 37259 37259 and 37609 have brought in the weekend's charter stock and are swapped round before departing
The next batch of wagons wait in the scrap line

11th April - Arlington Eastleigh Works

37611 37611 now has decals and 'Pegasus' nameplates fitted
08879 moves under its own power back into its compound
MMT4 is onsite for maintenance

10th April - Arlington Eastleigh Works

37611 37611 is shunted outside briefly as its moved across for decal fitting
50026 is under the crane for cylinder head replacement
66773 joins 66760 and 66766

8th April - Avon Valley Railway Diesel Gala

D8059 (20059) Visiting D8059 along with resident 08202 and 5518 and a couple of Barclays in action - The failure of 'KINGSWOOD' meant 'Grumpy' got a run out
Not one of the bigger galas but still well worth the visit

7th April - Arlington Eastleigh Works

37611 37611 is nearing completion in the Paintshop
Four 08s undergoing various repairs
57306 has arrived for a bogie swap

6th April - Arlington Eastleigh Works

391154 The two MEA wagons have had their boxes cut off for re-use
A pair of GBRf's newer 66s arrive for minor repairs

4th April - Arlington Eastleigh Works

66506, 47771 and 66588 47771 finally arrives, sandwiched between two 66s
37611 is in primer
VGA 210538 heads the next batch of wagons for scrapping

3rd April - Lymington Branch

158888 158888 operating the branch

3rd April - Southampton Central

158957 A few minutes waiting for the train to Brockenhurst



April 2017